Male at Kalambo
A male of Ectodus descampsii at Kalambo, Lake Tanganyika [Zambia].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Patrick Tawil

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Ectodini

Genus
Ectodus

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
08-Apr-2012

Ectodus descampsii Boulenger, 1898


Original description as Ectodus descampsi:

ZooBank:09130D14-A0F0-4E99-B456-05E43B356DDE.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1898. "Report on the fishes recently obtained by Mr. J. E. S. Moore in Lake Tanganyika". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. vol. 3: pp. 494-497 (crc00006)

Conservation: Ectodus descampsii 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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