Freshly collected from Lake George
Yssichromis pappenheimi from Lake George, this species was identified in 1971 by P. H. Greenwood, who happened to be visiting the Lake at the same time as the photographer did.Photo by Michael K. Oliver. determiner Michael K. Oliver

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Yssichromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
14-Sep-2007

Yssichromis pappenheimi (Boulenger, 1914)


Original description as Tilapia pappenheimi:

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1914. "Unterordnung: Acanthopterygii. Fam. Cichlidae". Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Zentral-Afrika-Expedition 1907-1908, Zoologie. Band 5, pp. 253-259 (crc00952)

Conservation: Yssichromis pappenheimi 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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