Male in the aquarium
A male of Hemitaeniochromis urotaenia from Lake Malawi [Malawi] in the aquarium [France].Photo by Patrick Tawil.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Hemitaeniochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
19-Jun-2014

Hemitaeniochromis urotaenia (Regan, 1922)


Original description as Haplochromis urotaenia:

ZooBank:76A0F231-F480-40DA-B8F4-33D70CCC2F7C.

  • Regan, Charles Tate. 1922. "The Cichlid Fishes of Lake Nyassa". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1921 (pt 4) n. 36; pp. 675-727 (crc00066)

Conservation: Hemitaeniochromis urotaenia 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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