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Tribe Tilapiini Carnevale et al. 2003 (tilapiine)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata - Cichlidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 248223

Full reference: G. Carnevale, C. Sorbini, and W. Landini. 2003. Oreochromis lorenzoi, a New Species of Tilapiine Cichlid from the Late Miocene of Central Italy. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23(3):508-516

Parent taxon: Cichlidae according to G. Carnevale et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Gymnogeophagus, Palaeochromis, Priscacara, Proterocara, Pseudocrenilabrinae, Tylochromis

Subtaxa: Oreochromis

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore