This genus was previously known as Tilapia.
Author: Bray, D.J. 2016
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Bray, D.J. 2016, Coptodon in Fishes of Australia, accessed 15 Dec 2019, http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/Home/genus/1514
Dunz, A.R. & Schliewen, U.K. 2013. Molecular phylogeny and revised classification of the haplotilapiine cichlid fishes formerly referred to as "Tilapia". Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 68 (1): 64-80.