Preseved specimen
Preserved specimen of Thoracochromis rudolfianus at the Kenyan National Museum in Nairobi [Kenya] December, 1993.Photo by Mark Smith. (01-Dec-2008). determiner Rico Morgenstern

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Thoracochromis

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
01-Nov-2008

Thoracochromis rudolfianus (Trewavas, 1933)


Original description as Haplochromis rudolfianus:

ZooBank:C46DB658-1540-4669-A7D9-49D1CE5FAD43.

  • Trewavas, Ethelwynn. 1933. "Scientific results of the Cambridge Expedition to the East African Lakes, 1930-1. --11. The cichlid fishes". Journal of the Linnean Society of London (Zoology). v. 38; n. 259; pp. 309-341 (crc01010)

Conservation: Thoracochromis rudolfianus 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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