Male at Lundu
A male of Tropheops gracilior at Lundu, Lake Malawi [Tanzania].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Tropheops

Status
valid


Last updated on:
19-Jun-2014

Tropheops gracilior (Trewavas, 1935)


Original description as Pseudotropheus tropheops gracilior:

  • Trewavas, Ethelwynn. 1935. "A Synopsis of the Cichlid Fishes of Lake Nyasa". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. Series 10; pp. 65-118 (crc00118)

Conservation: Tropheops gracilior is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2006).

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