Illustration
Illustration of Sarotherodon melanotheron heudelotii as it appears in figure 111 on page 174 of Boulenger, George Albert. 1915. Catalogue of the fishes of Africa in the British Museum (Natural History) Volume III. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), London. i-xii + pp. 1-526.Photo by anonymous . Sent by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Oreochromini

Genus
Sarotherodon

Status
sub-species


Last updated on:
17-Oct-2015

Sarotherodon melanotheron heudelotii (Dumeril, 1859)


Nominal species Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852

Original description as Tilapia heudelotii:

ZooBank:4A52BCD3-B771-4DDB-A713-5EB3D6F959AA.

  • Duméril, Auguste H. A. 1861. "Poissons de la côte occidentale d'Afrique". Archives du Museum nationale d'Histoire naturelle (Paris). pp. 241-268 (crc00690)

Synonyms (2):

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

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