Male in Nkhata Bay
A male of Gephyrochromis lawsi in Nkhata Bay, Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Gephyrochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
24-Jun-2011

Gephyrochromis lawsi Fryer, 1957


Original description as Gephyrochromis lawsi:

ZooBank:D09F7244-CD49-4A22-B525-B910F4714E10.

  • Fryer, Geoffrey. 1957. "A new species of Gephyrochromis (Pisces: Cichlidae) from Lake Nyasa, with notes on its ecology and affinities". Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines. v. 55 (3-4); pp. 347-352 (crc01049)

Conservation: Gephyrochromis lawsi 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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