Male at Otter Island
A male of Buccochromis rhoadesii at Otter Island, Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by Larry Johnson. (11-Sep-2008). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Buccochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
19-Jun-2014

Buccochromis rhoadesii (Boulenger, 1908)


Original description as Paratilapia rhoadesii:

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  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1908. "Diagnoses of new fishes discovered by Capt. E. L. Rhoades in Lake Nyassa". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (Ser. 8) pp. 238-243 (crc00068)

Conservation: Buccochromis rhoadesii 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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