Male at Nkondwe Island
A male of Variabilichromis moorii in dominant coloration at Nkondwe Island, Lake Tanganyika [Tanzania].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (11-Sep-2010). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Lamprologini

Genus
Variabilichromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
15-Mar-2011

Variabilichromis moorii (Boulenger, 1898)


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Original description as Lamprologus moorii:

ZooBank:E93D5749-7EB8-4A22-A9F9-F3A4B40939DF.

  • 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)

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