Male in the aquarium
A male of Trematocara nigrifrons in the aquarium.Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Trematocarini

Genus
Trematocara

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
21-Dec-2011

Trematocara nigrifrons Boulenger, 1906


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Original description as Trematocara nigrifrons:

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