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Tilapia cancellata Nichols, 1923
Synonym for Oreochromis niloticus Nichols, 1923
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Tilapia; Species: cancellata; Original reference
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  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Bechuana, African native thiape = fish (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Cancellata = barred, referring to the dark bars on the flanks of the species (Ref. 58535).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   

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