Freshly collected adult
Freshly collected adult of Lethrinops argenteus from open waters of the South Eastern arm of Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by George Turner.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Lethrinops

Status
valid


Last updated on:
24-Jun-2011

Lethrinops argenteus Ahl, 1927


Original description as Lethrinops argenteus:

ZooBank:ACCA86C0-4647-4E02-8508-7F5AD2ED646C.

  • Ahl, Ernst. 1927. "Einige neue Fische der Familie Cichlidae aus dem Nyassa-See". Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft naturforschender Freunde in Berlin. pp. 51-62 (crc00093)

Conservation: Lethrinops argenteus 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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