Details of this species in Philippines
Invasiveness: Not specified
Source: FishBase, 2007
Arrival Date: 1977
Species Notes for this Location:
Oreochromis aureus was introduced to the Philipines from Singapore in 1977 for aquaculture and control of aquatic vegetation. It is an important food fish and cultured with other tilapia (FishBase, 2007).
Management Notes for this Location:
Last Modified: 24/04/2008 4:08:39 p.m.