Male in the aquarium
A male of Rhamphochromis longiceps in the aquarium.Photo by Mark Smith. (11-Nov-2007). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Rhamphochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
26-Jun-2011

Rhamphochromis longiceps (Günther, 1864)


Original description as Hemichromis longiceps:

  • Günther, Albert C. L. G. 1864. "Report on a collection of reptiles and fishes made by Dr. Kirk in the Zambesi and Nyassa regions". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. (pt 2); pp. 303-314 (crc00091)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Rhamphochromis longiceps 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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