Freshly collected at Kalambo Lodge
A male of Trematocara macrostoma freshly collected near Kalambo Lodge, Lake Tanganyika [Zambia].Photo by Zuzana Musilová. (27-Jul-2014). determiner Thomas Andersen

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Trematocarini

Genus
Trematocara

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
14-Jun-2013

Trematocara macrostoma Poll, 1952

Sailfin Cichlid.


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Original description as Trematocara macrostoma:

ZooBank:A9223020-E8C5-4DCC-A410-0EFAAC8EA6A6.

  • Poll, Max. 1952. "Quatrième série de Cichlidae nouveaux recueillis par la mission hydrobiologique belge au lac Tanganika (1946-1947)". Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique. 28 (49); p 1-20 (crc00044)

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