Male in the aquarium
A male of Mchenga flavimanus in the aquarium.Photo by Philippe Burnel. determiner Philippe Burnel

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Mchenga

Status
valid


Last updated on:
24-Jun-2011

Mchenga flavimanus (Iles, 1960)


Original description as Haplochromis flavimanus:

ZooBank:2AD5DCB0-E0AD-4F6C-9976-2F7690AF4BD2.

  • Iles, Thomas Derrick. 1960. "A group of zooplankton feeders of the genus Haplochromis (Cichlidae) in Lake Nyasa". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (Ser. 13) pp. 257-280 (crc00958)

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

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