Male in the aquarium
A male of Buccochromis lepturus in the aquarium.Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Buccochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
19-Jun-2014

Buccochromis lepturus (Regan, 1922)


Original description as Haplochromis lepturus:

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  • Regan, Charles Tate. 1922. "The Cichlid Fishes of Lake Nyassa". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1921 (pt 4) n. 36; pp. 675-727 (crc00066)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Buccochromis lepturus 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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