Food and Feeding Habits: Diet Composition Oreochromis mossambicus
n = 16
Main Food Percent
Trophic Level
(y)
Predator Life Stage Country Locality Ref.
plants 61 2.0 adults Australia North Pine Dam, 1987-1988 13543
plants 94 2.0 adults Australia North Pine Dam, 1988-1989 13543
plants 88 2.1 juv./adults South Africa Lake McIlwaine, Rhodesia, 1962-63 42743
zooplankton 58 2.6 juv./adults South Africa Lake McIlwaine, Rhodesia, 1962-63 42743
plants 78 2.1 juv./adults South Africa Lake McIlwaine, Rhodesia, 1962-63 42743
plants 37 2.7 juv./adults South Africa Lake McIlwaine, Rhodesia, 1963 42743
plants 59 2.0 juv./adults South Africa Lake McIlwaine, Rhodesia, 1963 42743
plants 61 2.4 juv./adults South Africa Lake McIlwaine, Rhodesia, 1963 42743
plants 55 2.0 juv./adults South Africa Lake McIlwaine, Rhodesia, 1963 42743
plants 57 2.2 juv./adults South Africa Lake McIlwaine, Rhodesia, 1963 42743
plants 71 2.3 juv./adults South Africa Lake McIlwaine, Rhodesia, 1963 42743
detritus 94 2.0 juv./adults Sri Lanka Minneriya reservoir, May 2000 55376
plants 66 2.0 juv./adults Hong Kong Plover Cove Reservoir, 1978 33691
detritus 64 2.0 juv./adults Sri Lanka Minneriya reservoir, August 1998-August 2000 59235
detritus 80 2.0 juv./adults Sri Lanka Victoria reservoir, August 1998-August 2000 59235
detritus 88 2.0 juv./adults Sri Lanka Udawalawe reservoir, August 1998-August 2000 59235
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