Probable female from Mbamba Bay
Probably a female of Diplotaxodon greenwoodi from Mbamba Bay [Tanzania].Photo by Ad Konings. (03-Feb-2005). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Diplotaxodon

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
15-Jul-2009

Diplotaxodon greenwoodi Stauffer & McKaye, 1986


Original description as Diplotaxodon greenwoodi:

ZooBank:BB42F06E-53BB-4EB7-A20E-CEB35A848029.

  • Stauffer, Jay Richard Jr. & K.R. McKaye. 1986. "Description of a paedophagous deep-water cichlid (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa". Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. vol. 99 (1); pp. 29-33 (crc00975)

Conservation: Diplotaxodon greenwoodi 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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