Adult in the aquarium
Adult of Petrochromis trewavasae in the aquarium. Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Petrochromis

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
18-Nov-2009

Petrochromis trewavasae Poll, 1948

Kamburi.


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Original description as Petrochromis trewavasae:

ZooBank:77F7BA1D-516D-49B8-B8EF-BBC3469F4D41.

  • Poll, Max. 1948. "Descriptions de Cichlidae nouveaux recueillis par la mission hydrobiologique belge au Lac Tanganika (1946-1947)". Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique. v. 24(n. 26), pp. 1-31 (crc00136)

Conservation: Petrochromis trewavasae is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006).