Male near Kigoma
A male of Trematocara zebra at the vicinity of Kigoma, Lake Tanganyika [Tanzania] at a depth of 50 meters.Photo by Evert van Ammelrooy. (01-Mar-2011). determiner Thomas Andersen

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Trematocarini

Genus
Trematocara

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
30-Jun-2013

Trematocara zebra De Vos, Nshombo & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1996


Original description as Trematocara zebra:

ZooBank:759F8CAE-B6BF-40DA-847E-B4A133528E4E.

  • de Vos, Luc & M. Nshombo & D.F.E. Thys van den Audenaerde. 1996. "Trematocara zebra (Perciformes; Cichlidae), nouvelle espèce du nord-ouest du lac Tanganyika (Zaïre)". Belgian Journal of Zoology. v. 126(n. 1), pp. 3-20 (crc01734)

Conservation: Trematocara zebra is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (DD) data deficient (2006).

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