Male at Domwe Island
A male of Tropheops sp. 'orange chest' at Domwe Island, Lake Malawi [Malawi]. Photo by Ad Konings.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Tropheops

Status
undescribed


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Last updated on:
25-Jul-2022

Tropheops sp. 'orange chest'


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Original reference as Tropheops sp. 'orange chest':

  • Ribbink, Anthony J & B.A. Marsh, A.C. Marsh, A.C. Ribbink, B.J. Sharp. 1983. "A preliminary survey of the cichlid fishes of rocky habitats in Lake Malawi". South African Journal of Zoology (Zool. Dierkunde). 149-310 (crc01386)

Conservation: Tropheops sp. 'orange chest' is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.