Details of this species in Laguna Chichancanab
Source: Fuselier, 2001.
Introduction: Intentional (probably)
Species Notes for this Location:
Mozambique tilapia (Oreochromis mossambicus) are common throughout the whole of the Laguna Chichancanab basin.
Management Notes for this Location:
Laguna Chichancanab is located in the interior of the Yucatan peninsula on the border of the Mexican states of Quintana Roo and Yucatan.
Competition: Mozambique tilapia (Oreochromis mossambicus) compete with the native Cyprinodon species for habitat, resulting in declining abundance of these fish.
Last Modified: 6/05/2005 9:59:54 a.m.