Male from the Niger River
A male of Pelvicachromis taeniatus from Niger River system [Nigeria], from collection by Otto Gartner, in the aquarium of Anton Lamboj [Austria].Photo by Anton Lamboj. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Pelvicachromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
29-Dec-2008

Pelvicachromis taeniatus (Boulenger, 1901)


Original description as Pelmatochromis taeniatus:

ZooBank:63283D39-654D-4005-ACD6-ED33D920F826.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1901. "On the fishes collected by Dr. W. J. Ansorge in the Niger Delta". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. vol. 1: pp 4-10 (crc00039)

Synonyms (2):

Conservation: Pelvicachromis taeniatus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2010).

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