Tilapia mariae
Tilapia mariae
(Spotted Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID2499
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationLaboratory
Impact DescriptionIf the spotted tilapia's breeding cycle overlaps with that of the native centrarchids, competition for spawning sites will probably occur.
Reference25132
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/2/2023].

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