Male in the aquarium
A male of Exochochromis anagenys in the aquarium. Photo by Mark Smith. (20-Jan-2004). determiner Michael K. Oliver

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Exochochromis

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
19-Dec-2009

Exochochromis anagenys Oliver, 1989

Malawi torpedo; Ngungu; Threespot torpedo.


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Original description as Exochochromis anagenys:

ZooBank:A59D0CF7-E48E-4EB1-AF5B-AB989D1ADFF8.

  • Oliver, Michael K.. 1989. "Exochochromis gen. nov.". Malawian Cichlid Fishes - The classification of some Haplochromine genera. 186-187 (crc01899)

Conservation: Exochochromis anagenys is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2018).