Coptodon zillii (Redbelly Tilapia) is a species of bony fishes in the family Cichlidae. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is native to Tunisia, Guinea-Bissau, Israel, Kenya, Niger, Uganda, Mauritania, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Morocco, Lebanon, Sierra Leone, Chad, Senegal, Sahara desert, Sudan, Guinea, Benin, Ghana, Togo, The Gambia, Côte d’Ivoire, Nigeria, Mali, the Central African Republic, Jordan, Cameroon, Liberia, and Egypt. Individuals are known to live for 7 years and can grow to 300 g. Redbelly Tilapia has sexual reproduction.
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