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Ophthalmotilapia


Ophthalmotilapia boops
boops

Ophthalmotilapia heterodonta
heterodonta

Ophthalmotilapia nasuta
nasuta

Ophthalmotilapia sp. \'paranasuta\'
sp. 'paranasuta'

Ophthalmotilapia ventralis
ventralis

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Ectodini

Genus
Ophthalmotilapia

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
14-Apr-2006

Male at Mtosi
Ophthalmotilapia nasuta male at the southern part of Mtosi Bay, Lake Tanganyika [Tanzania].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (12-Sep-2010). determiner Thomas Andersen Click to enlarge

Ophthalmotilapia nasuta (Poll & Matthes, 1962)


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Original description as Ophthalmochromis nasutus:

  • Poll, Max & H. Matthes. 1962. "Trois poissons remarquables du lac Tanganika". Annales du Musée royal de l'Afrique Centrale (Série Zoology). (Serie-8) Zoologique (111); pp. 1-26 (crc00209)

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