Freshly collected male
Freshly collected male of Mylochromis ensatus from the South East arm of Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by George Turner. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Mylochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
24-Jun-2011

Mylochromis ensatus Turner & Howarth, 2002


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Original description as Mylochromis ensatus:

ZooBank:4AA2A219-C537-4340-952C-CAB7ED679EB2.

  • Turner, George & J. D. Howarth. 2001. "Description of two new species of Mylochromis (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa". Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters. v. 12(n. 3), pp. 205-212 (crc01164)

Conservation: Mylochromis ensatus is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.