Freshly collected from the Southeast Arm
An individual of Lethrinops microdon freshly collected at the Southeast 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 microdon Eccles & Lewis, 1979


Original description as Lethrinops microdon:

ZooBank:A5A66842-1393-4906-8E8C-3E55ACAB1695.

  • Eccles, David H. & D. S. C. Lewis. 1979. "A taxonomic study of the genus Lethrinops Regan (Pisces: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi. Part 3". Ichthyological Bulletin of the J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology. n. 38; pp 16-19 (crc01044)
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Conservation: Lethrinops microdon is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (EN) endangered (2006).

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