Genera list

Perissodus


Perissodus eccentricus
eccentricus

Perissodus microlepis
microlepis

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Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Perissodini

Genus
Perissodus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
19-Jun-2012

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Perissodus microlepis Boulenger, 1898


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:

  • Perissodus burgeoni David, 1936, with type locality at Nyanza, Burundi, Lake Tanganyika. Determiner: Poll, 1956.
  • Perissodus gracilis Myers , 1936, with type locality at Kigoma, Lake Tanganyika, Africa. Determiner: Poll, 1956.

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).