Male at Pemba
A male of Cyprichromis microlepidotus at Pemba, Lake Tanganyika [Democratic Republic of Congo], some 25 km south of Uvira (may-2011).Photo by Ad Konings. (27-May-2011). determiner Thomas Andersen

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Cyprichromini

Genus
Cyprichromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
26-Jan-2006

Cyprichromis microlepidotus (Poll, 1956)


Original description as Limnochromis microlepidotus:

ZooBank:AC74477C-58C0-4BBE-8299-16B5B8E65BCA.

  • Poll, Max. 1956. "Poissons Cichlidae - Limnochromis microlepidotus n. sp.". Exploration hydrobiologique du lac Tanganika (1946-1947) - R├ęsultats scientifiques. pp. 185-187 (crc03460)

Conservation: Cyprichromis microlepidotus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (DD) data deficient (2006).

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