Adult in the aquarium
An adult of Neolamprologus leleupi in the aquarium of Wolfgang Staeck. Photo by Wolfgang Staeck. determiner Wolfgang Staeck



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Neolamprologus leleupi (Poll, 1956)

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Original description as Lamprologus leleupi:


  • Poll, Max. 1956. "Poissons Cichlidae - Lamprologus leleupi". Exploration hydrobiologique du lac Tanganika (1946-1947) - R├ęsultats scientifiques. 591-593 (crc03466) (abstract)


Conservation: Neolamprologus leleupi is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006).