Adult at Fulwe Rocks
Adult of Haplotaxodon microlepis at Fulwe Rocks, Lake Tanganyika [Tanzania].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Perissodini

Genus
Haplotaxodon

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
14-Apr-2014

Haplotaxodon microlepis Boulenger, 1906

Kalilakumkumi; Liukonko; Lukoko.


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Original description as Haplotaxodon microlepis:

ZooBank:FDF6FD27-F6E9-4ADF-99D8-72DAE5C2B173.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1906. "Fourth Contribution to the Ichthyology of Lake Tanganyika - Report on the collection of fishes made by Dr. W. A. Cunnington during the third Tanganyika Expedition, 1904-1905". Transactions of the Zoological Society of London. Vol. 17, Part 6(1): pp. 537-619. DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1905.tb000 (crc00004)

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