Male in lake Tanganyika
Trematocara variabile in Lake Tanganyika. Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Trematocarini

Genus
Trematocara

Status
valid


Last updated on:
20-Jun-2014

Trematocara variabile Poll, 1952


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Original description as Trematocara variabile:

ZooBank:DA70DB42-561A-4EBD-B749-40388CB55960.

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