Male at NKhata Bay
A male of Cynotilapia axelrodi in Nkhata Bay, Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Cynotilapia

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
07-Oct-2013

Cynotilapia axelrodi Burgess, 1976


Original description as Cynotilapia axelrodi:

ZooBank:1C14A7EB-7374-4FE3-815B-F26D9CF5A411.

  • Burgess, Warren. 1976. "Studies on the family Cichlidae: 7. Cynotilapia axelrodi, a new species of mbuna from Lake Malawi (Pisces: Cichlidae)". Tropical Fish Hobbyist Magazine. v. 25; n. 2; pp. 37-44 (crc01029)

Conservation: Cynotilapia axelrodi 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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