Original reference as:
- Koblmüller, Stephan & C. Katongo, H. Phiri, & C. Sturmbauer. 2012. "Past connection of the upper reaches of a Lake Tanganyika tributary with the upper Congo drainage suggested by genetic data of riverine cichlid fishes". African Zoology. v. 47(n. 1), pp. 182-186 (crc04566) (abstract)
Conservation: Pseudocrenilabrus sp. 'lufubu a' is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.