Coptodon

Coptodon Gervais, 1853

Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848)

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Coptodonini


Last updated on:
03-Jul-2013


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Original description:

  • Gervais, François Louis Paul. 1853. "Remarques sur les poissons fluviatiles de l'Algérie, et description de deux genres nouveaux sous les noms de Coptodon et Tellia". Annales de sciences naturelles; Partie Zoologique. (Sér3)19(4):5-17 (crc01885)

Type species: Acerina zillii Gervais, 1848 (monotypy).

Synonyms:

  • Haligenes Günther, 1870. Determiner: Günther, Albert C. L. G, 1862

Described species included (48):

valid: 30 synonym: 18

Potentially undescribed species (1):