Genera list

Alticorpus


Alticorpus geoffreyi
geoffreyi

Alticorpus macrocleithrum
macrocleithrum

Alticorpus mentale
mentale

Alticorpus peterdaviesi
peterdaviesi

Alticorpus profundicola
profundicola

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Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Pseudocrenilabrini

Genus
Alticorpus

Status
synonym


Last updated on:
11-Dec-2009

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Alticorpus pectinatum Stauffer & McKaye, 1988


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Considered a junior synonym of Alticorpus peterdaviesi (Burgess & Axelrod, 1973)

  • Snoeks, Jos & R. Walapa. 2004. "The genus Alticorpus Stauffer & McKaye, 1988". The Cichlid Diversity of Lake Malawi, Identification, Distribution and Taxonomy. 27-56 (crc01892)

Original description as Alticorpus pectinatum:

  • Stauffer, Jay Richard Jr. & K.R. McKaye. 1988. "Description of a genus and three deep water species of fishes (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa". Copeia. v. 1988(n. 2), pp. 441-449 (crc00218) (abstract)