Male at Meponda
A male of Docimodus evelynae at Meponda, Lake Malawi [Mozambique].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Docimodus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
24-Jun-2011

Docimodus evelynae Eccles & Lewis, 1976


Original description as Docimodus evelynae:

ZooBank:5B196C4F-14C6-4D22-8F6A-F33E9E1F7501.

  • Eccles, David H. & D.S.C. Lewis. 1976. "A revision of the genus Docimodus Boulenger (Pisces: Cichlidae), a group of fishes with unusual feeding habits from Lake Malawi". Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. v. 58(n. 2), pp. 165-172 (crc01277)

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

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