Male at Kala
A male of Petrochromis ephippium at Kala, Lake Tanganyika.Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Petrochromis

Status
valid


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Published:

Last updated on:
18-Nov-2009

Petrochromis ephippium (Brichard, 1989)


Original description as Petrochromis trewavasae ephippium:

  • Brichard, Pierre. 1989. "Pierre Brichard's book of cichlids and all the other fishes of Lake Tanganyika - Petrochromis ephippium". TFH Publications. pp. 396-401 (crc03469) (abstract)

Conservation: Petrochromis ephippium is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.

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