Male in the aquarium
A male of Platytaeniodus degeni in the aquarium of Greg Steeves, Canyon Lake [USA]. Photo by Anton Lamboj. (01-Sep-2007). determiner Greg Steeves

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Platytaeniodus

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
06-Aug-2008

Platytaeniodus degeni Boulenger, 1906


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Original description as Platytaeniodus degeni:

ZooBank:76DC03E0-86B0-42BF-B565-EBD67582F468.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1906. "Descriptions of new fishes discovered by Mr E. Degen in Lake Victoria". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (ser. 7) 17; pp. 433-452 (crc00190)

Synonyms (1):

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