Male at Taiwanee Reef
A male of Copadichromis nkatae at Taiwanee Reef, Lake Malawi [Mozambique].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Copadichromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
28-Nov-2018

Copadichromis nkatae (Iles, 1960)


Original description as Haplochromis nkatae:

ZooBank:95AA10AE-BA06-4AF9-8CB0-C46F6E8A5178.

  • 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: Copadichromis nkatae is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2006).

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