Male freshly collected
A male of an individual of Lethrinops longipinnis freshly collected at the Souh East arm of Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by George Turner. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Lethrinops

Status
valid


Last updated on:
24-Jun-2011

Lethrinops longipinnis Eccles & Lewis, 1979


Original description as Lethrinops longipinnis:

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  • Eccles, David H. & D.S.C. Lewis. 1978. "A taxonomic study of the genus Lethrinops Regan (Pisces: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi. Part 2". Ichthyological Bulletin of the J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology. 37: pp1-11 (crc01908)

Conservation: Lethrinops longipinnis is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (DD) data deficient (2006).

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