Male at Hongi Island
A male of Chindongo elongatus at Hongi Island, Lake Malawi [Tanzania].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Chindongo

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
27-Mar-2018

Chindongo elongatus (Fryer, 1956)


Original description as Pseudotropheus elongatus:

ZooBank:59DF1256-6F8C-4A7C-9751-9F4644508872.

  • Fryer, Geoffrey. 1956. "New species of cichlid fishes from Lake Nyasa". Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines. v. 53 (1-2); pp. 81-91 (crc00117)

Conservation: Chindongo elongatus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2006).

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