Male at Thumbi West Island
A male of Nyassachromis leuciscus at Thumbi West Island, Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by Ad Konings. (09-Aug-2006). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Nyassachromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
24-Jun-2011

Nyassachromis leuciscus (Regan, 1922)


Original description as Haplochromis leuciscus:

ZooBank:2D65E564-D22C-4EEB-9139-A3763C134746.

  • Regan, Charles Tate. 1922. "The Cichlid Fishes of Lake Nyassa". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1921 (pt 4) n. 36; pp. 675-727 (crc00066)

Conservation: Nyassachromis leuciscus 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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