Freshly collected male
A male of an individual of Orthochromis malagaraziensis freshly collected at the Malagarasi river at Uvinza [Tanzania].Photo by Hans van Heusden. (05-Aug-2009). determiner Rico Morgenstern

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Orthochromis

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
23-Apr-2008

Orthochromis malagaraziensis (David, 1937)


Original description as Haplochromis malagaraziensis:

  • David, Lore. 1937. "Poissons de l'Urundi". Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines. v. 29 (no. 4): pp. 413-420 (crc01566)

Conservation: Orthochromis malagaraziensis 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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