Male at Nkhomo Reef
A breeding male of Otopharynx speciosus for the first time photographed in the lake at Nkhomo Reef, Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by Larry Johnson. (04-Oct-2011). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Otopharynx

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
13-Dec-2009

Otopharynx speciosus (Trewavas, 1935)


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Original description as Haplochromis speciosus:

ZooBank:F64F53A9-D72B-49A6-9D2E-556135DAB303.

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