Male in Chituta Bay
A male of Paracyprichromis nigripinnis in Chituta Bay, Lake Tanganyika [Zambia].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Thomas Andersen

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Cyprichromini

Genus
Paracyprichromis

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
23-Jan-2006

Paracyprichromis nigripinnis (Boulenger, 1901)


Original description as Paratilapia nigripinnis:

ZooBank:F875D702-7F63-4D0D-9967-3FE8ECA13A69.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1901. "Diagnoses of new fishes discovered by Mr. J. E. S. Moore in lakes Tanganyika and Kivu". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (Ser. 7) pp. 1-6 (crc00034)

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

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