Male in Senga Bay
A male of Nimbochromis venustus in Senga Bay, Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Nimbochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
19-Jun-2014

Nimbochromis venustus (Boulenger, 1908)


Original description as Haplochromis venustus:

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1908. "Diagnoses of new fishes discovered by Capt. E. L. Rhoades in Lake Nyassa". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (Ser. 8) pp. 238-243 (crc00068)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Nimbochromis venustus 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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