Freshly collected male
Freshly collected male of Trematocranus brevirostris from open waters of the South Eastern arm of Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by George Turner.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Trematocranus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
05-Jan-2013

Trematocranus brevirostris Trewavas, 1935


Original description as Trematocranus brevirostris:

ZooBank:FD3CDDD5-D4C3-467D-9197-DB76ED7B5B17.

  • Trewavas, Ethelwynn. 1935. "A Synopsis of the Cichlid Fishes of Lake Nyasa". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. Series 10; pp. 65-118 (crc00118)

Conservation: Trematocranus brevirostris is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (EX) extinct (2018).

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