Male at Mabilibili
A male of Neolamprologus niger at a depth of about 30 meters at Mabilibili, Lake Tanganyika [Tanzania]. Photo by Ad Konings. (09-Jun-2012). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Lamprologini

Genus
Neolamprologus

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
29-Dec-2010

Neolamprologus niger (Poll, 1956)


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Original description as Lamprologus niger:

ZooBank:C1C34C90-E46D-4C82-BC45-DC057A4624E0.

  • Poll, Max. 1956. "Poissons Cichlidae - Lamprologus niger". Exploration hydrobiologique du lac Tanganika (1946-1947) - R├ęsultats scientifiques. pp. 594-596 (crc03467) (abstract)

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