Male in the aquarium
A male of Bathybates minor in the aquarium.Photo by Mark Smith. (22-Jan-2004). determiner Thomas Andersen

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Bathybatini

Genus
Bathybates

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
16-Apr-2008

Bathybates minor Boulenger, 1906


Original description as Bathybates minor:

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1906. "Fourth Contribution to the Ichthyology of Lake Tanganyika - Report on the collection of fishes made by Dr. W. A. Cunnington during the third Tanganyika Expedition, 1904-1905". Transactions of the Zoological Society of London. pp. 537-619 (crc00004)

Conservation: Bathybates minor is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006). Widespread distribution so the localized threats identified are unlikely to impact on the entire population.

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