Adult in Isanga Bay
An adult of Telmatochromis temporalis at Kalambo Lodge in Isanga Bay, Lake Tanganyika [Zambia].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Lamprologini

Genus
Telmatochromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
30-Apr-2010

Telmatochromis temporalis Boulenger, 1898


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Original description as Telmatochromis temporalis:

ZooBank:EFCDF635-38FB-48E0-8AED-9AB572966347.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1898. "Report on the fishes recently obtained by Mr. J. E. S. Moore in Lake Tanganyika". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. vol. 3: pp. 494-497 (crc00006)

Synonyms (1):

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