Preserved specimen
Thoracochromis albolabris preserved individual at the British Museum of Natural History (BMNH 1984:2.6:90 ). This fish was captured at Ondurusu Falls, Cunene River. This river makes up the natural boarder between angola and Namibia.Photo by Erwin Schraml.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Thoracochromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
14-Nov-2008

Thoracochromis albolabris (Trewavas & Thys Van Den Audenaerde, 1969)


Original description as Haplochromis albolabris:

ZooBank:C202202D-773A-4172-AAF8-DC208D5E13DC.

  • Trewavas, Ethelwynn & D. F. E. Thys van den Audenaerde. 1969. "A new Angolan species of *Haplochromis* (Pisces, Cichlidae)". Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut. 66; pp 237-239 (crc00194)

Conservation: Thoracochromis albolabris is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2007).

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