Oreochromis niloticus
Oreochromis niloticus
(Nile Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

7 results for Oreochromis niloticus (Nile Tilapia)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
3252 Oreochromis niloticus Competition Observational Field Introduction of tilapia (Nile, Blue, and Mozambique tilapia) in Lake Nicaragua was associated with... 33906
3259 Oreochromis niloticus Competition Observational Field Tilapias (Nile, Mozambique, Blue) aggressively guard bowers throughout the year and compete for... 33908
3279 Oreochromis niloticus Competition Observational Field Nile tilapia exert competition pressures on native fish and are known to prey on amphibians and... 19647
3280 Oreochromis niloticus Competition Observational Field There is little overlap in the diets of Nile tilapia and three native centrarchids (Bluegill... 24384
3282 Oreochromis niloticus Competition Experimental Laboratory Nile tilapia displaced native Redspotted Sunfish (Lepomis miniatus) from preferred habitat... 23939
3334 Oreochromis niloticus Competition Observational Field Axolotl diets in Mexico were more diverse, and Axolotl occupied higher trophic positions than... 33926
5177 Oreochromis niloticus Competition Anecdotal Field The disappearance of a native endemic copepod (Mastigodiaptomus sp.) in El Junco Lake... 37843

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