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Tilapia mortimeri Trewavas, 1966
Synonym for Oreochromis mortimeri (Trewavas, 1966)

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  Current accepted name :   
No
  Status :   
Synonym
  Status details :   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Comment :   
Also Ref. 5166.
  Etymology of generic noun :   
Bechuana, African native thiape = fish (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
Named for M.A.E. Mortimer, a fish culturist who conducted a great deal of productive fish culture research in Zambia between 1951 and 1965 (Ref. 13337).
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References using the name as accepted
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