Tilapia zillii
Tilapia zillii
(Redbelly Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID3241
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionIn Lake Julian and Hyco Lake, NC, Blue Tilapia and Redbelly Tilapia diets overlapped with those of Bluegill, while stable isotope analysis showed dietary niche overlap of Bluegill with Blue Tilapia in Lake Julian and Redbelly Tilapia in Hyco Lake.
Reference32179
Great Lakes RegionNo
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