Male in the aquarium
A male of Hemichromis fasciatus from the Ébrié Lagoon at Grand Bassam, at the mouth of the Komoé River [Ivory Coast], in the aquarium of Francesco Zezza [Ivory Coast]. Photo by Francesco Zezza. determiner Rico Morgenstern

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Hemichromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
03-Dec-2011

Hemichromis fasciatus Peters, 1858

Banded Jewel Fish; Fünffleckbuntbarsch.


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Original description as Hemichromis fasciatus:

ZooBank:BC6A247A-633B-4D81-A26F-DF76249EB8A2.

  • Peters, W.. 1858. "Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königl. Preuß. Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin - Neue Gattung von Chromiden". Monatsberichte der Königlichen Preußischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. pp. 401-403 (crc00105)

Synonyms (2):

Conservation: Hemichromis fasciatus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2010).