Freshly collected from the Kafue River
An individual of Sargochromis mortimeri freshly collected at the Kafue River, some 50 kilometers south of Lusaka [Zambia].Photo by Lawrence Kent. (14-Mar-2010). determiner Rico Morgenstern

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Sargochromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
13-Feb-2009

Sargochromis mortimeri (Bell-Cross, 1975)


Original description as Haplochromis mortimeri:

ZooBank:F7A56970-CB96-4CC1-9613-1BEA14598C7E.

  • Bell-Cross, Graham. 1975. "A revision of certain Haplochromis species (Pisces: Cichlidae) of central Africa". Occasional Papers of the National Museums and Monuments of Rhodesia. v. 5; pt. 7; pp. 405-464 (crc01176)

Conservation: Sargochromis mortimeri is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2007).

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