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Petrotilapia


Petrotilapia chrysos
chrysos

Petrotilapia flaviventris
flaviventris

Petrotilapia genalutea
genalutea

Petrotilapia microgalana
microgalana

Petrotilapia mumboensis
mumboensis

Petrotilapia nigra
nigra

Petrotilapia palingnathos
palingnathos

Petrotilapia pyroscelos
pyroscelos

Petrotilapia sp. \'black flank\'
sp. 'black flank'

Petrotilapia sp. \'chitande\'
sp. 'chitande'

Petrotilapia sp. \'chitimba\'
sp. 'chitimba'

Petrotilapia sp. \'fuscous\'
sp. 'fuscous'

Petrotilapia sp. \'likoma barred\'
sp. 'likoma barred'

Petrotilapia sp. \'likoma variable\'
sp. 'likoma variable'

Petrotilapia sp. \'mumbo yellow\'
sp. 'mumbo yellow'

Petrotilapia sp. \'nigra tanzania\'
sp. 'nigra tanzania'

Petrotilapia sp. \'nigra tumbi\'
sp. 'nigra tumbi'

Petrotilapia sp. \'yellow chin\'
sp. 'yellow chin'

Petrotilapia tridentiger
tridentiger

Petrotilapia xanthos
xanthos

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Pseudocrenilabrini

Genus
Petrotilapia

Status
valid


Last updated on:
19-Jun-2014

Male at Boadzulu Island
Petrotilapia genalutea male at Boadzulu Island, Lake Malawi.Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings Click to enlarge

Petrotilapia genalutea Marsh, 1983


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Original description as Petrotilapia genalutea:

  • Marsh, A. C.. 1983. "A taxonomic study of the fish genus Petrotilapia (Pisces: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi". Ichthyological Bulletin of the J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology. pp. 1-14 (crc00157)

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