Male in the aquarium
A male of Sciaenochromis benthicola in the aquarium.Photo by Mark Smith. (18-Jan-2004). determiner Mark Smith

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Sciaenochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
07-Jun-2011

Sciaenochromis benthicola Konings, 1993


Original description as Sciaenochromis benthicola:

ZooBank:D5B3B8F5-F522-41A4-BEC7-8493DDCDFDE9.

  • Konings, Ad. 1993. "A revision of the genus Sciaenochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989 (Pisces, Cichlidae)". The Cichlids Yearbooks. v. 3, pp. 28-36 (crc00848) (abstract)

Conservation: Sciaenochromis benthicola is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2018).

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