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Perissodus


Perissodus eccentricus
eccentricus

Perissodus elaviae
elaviae

Perissodus microlepis
microlepis

Perissodus multidentatus
multidentatus

Perissodus paradoxus
paradoxus

Perissodus straeleni
straeleni

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Perissodini

Genus
Perissodus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
19-Jun-2014

Female with fry at Kipili
Perissodus microlepis female with her fry in Kipili, Lake Tanganyika [Tanzania].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings Click to enlarge

Perissodus microlepis Boulenger, 1898


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Original description as Perissodus microlepis:

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1898. "Report on the collection of fishes made by Mr. J. E. S. Moore in Lake Tanganyika during his expedition 1895-96". Transactions of the Zoological Society of London. pp. 1-37 (crc00006)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Perissodus microlepis is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006).