Male in the aquarium
A male of Greenwoodochromis abeelei in the aquarium of Thomas andersen [Denmark]. This male was the first individual to be exported from Lake Tanganyika.Photo by Thomas Andersen. determiner Patrick Tawil

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Limnochromini

Genus
Greenwoodochromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
05-Apr-2011

Greenwoodochromis abeelei Poll, 1949


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Original description as Limnochromis abeelei:

ZooBank:3C00A3AC-A50F-414A-ABCD-3BFB5D2D4188.

  • Poll, Max. 1949. "Deuxième série de Cichlidae nouveaux recueillis par la mission hydrobiologique belge en Lac Tanganyika (1946-1947)". Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique. 25(33): pp. 1-55 (crc00123)

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