Illustration of type
Illustration of type of Tilapia bayoni as it appears in figure 159 on page 240 of Boulenger, George Albert. 1915. Catalogue of the fishes of Africa in the British Museum (Natural History) Volume III. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), London. i-xii + pp. 1-526.Photo by anonymous . Sent by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas.


Tilapia bayoni Boulenger, 1911

Considered a synonym of Haplochromis niloticus Greenwood, 1960

  • Greenwood, Peter Humphry. 1960. "A Revision of the Lake Victoria Haplochromis Species (Pisces, Cichlidae), part IV". Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology Series. v. 6; n. 4; pp. 227-281 (crc01037)

Original description as Tilapia bayoni:


  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1911. "On a third collection of fishes made by Dr. E. Bayon in Uganda, 1909-1910. (Collezioni zoologiche fatte nell'Uganda dal Dott. E. Bayon. XII.)". Annali del Museo Civico di Storia naturale di Genova. Vol. 45 Ser. 3 v. 5; pp. 64-78 (crc00317)
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