Freshly collected from Chitande Island
An individual of Diplotaxodon macrops freshly collected at Chitande Island, Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by Ad Konings. (17-Jan-2007). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Diplotaxodon

Status
valid


Last updated on:
24-Jun-2011

Diplotaxodon macrops Turner & Stauffer, 1998


Original description as Diplotaxodon macrops:

ZooBank:30F4676C-9CF5-4118-B0DC-C7C6BB6BE65E.

  • Turner, George & J. R. Stauffer. 1998. "Three new deep water cichlid fishes of the genus Diplotaxodon from Lake Malawi, with a redescription of Diplotaxodon ecclesi". Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters. vol. 8 (3); pp. 239-252 (crc00974)

Conservation: Diplotaxodon macrops 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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