Male in the aquarium
A male of Thoracochromis callichromus in the aquarium of Oliver Lucanus [Canada].Photo by Oliver Lucanus. determiner Rico Morgenstern

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Thoracochromis

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
21-Aug-2008

Thoracochromis callichromus Poll, 1948


Original description as Haplochromis callichromus:

ZooBank:CE172DBE-F087-474C-B70F-845BBE5DDC6D.

  • Poll, Max. 1948. "Descriptions de Cichlidae nouveaux recueillis par le Dr. J. Schwetz dans la rivière Fwa (Congo Belge)". Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines. v. 41; n. 1; pp. 91-104 (crc01066)

Conservation: Thoracochromis callichromus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2009).

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