Male in the aquarium
A male of Sarotherodon linnellii in the aquarium of Anton Lamboj.Photo by Anton Lamboj. (29-Aug-2004). determiner Anton Lamboj

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Oreochromini

Genus
Sarotherodon

Status
valid


Last updated on:
28-Sep-2010

Sarotherodon linnellii (Lönnberg, 1903)


Original description as Tilapia (Gephyrochromis) linnellii:

ZooBank:E5071EF5-733A-490E-A684-CF5963FBDEDD.

  • Lönnberg, Einar. 1903. "On a collection of fishes from the Cameroon containing new species". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (Ser. 7) pp. 37-46 (crc00695)
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Conservation: Sarotherodon linnellii is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (CR) critically endangered (2009).

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