Male at Manda
A male of Copadichromis virginalis at Manda, Lake Malawi [Tanzania].Photo by Ad Konings. (11-Feb-2005). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Copadichromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
28-Nov-2018

Copadichromis virginalis (Iles, 1960)


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Original description as Haplochromis virginalis:

ZooBank:3FA9759F-1DE7-4DF6-B84A-B2824189B49A.

  • 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 virginalis is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (DD) data deficient (2006).