Male from Makombe
Displaying male of Eretmodus marksmithi from Makombe, Lake Tanganyika [Burundi], in the aquarium of Patrick Tawil [France].Photo by Patrick Tawil. (12-May-2010). determiner Patrick Tawil

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Eretmodini

Genus
Eretmodus

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
11-Nov-2012

Eretmodus marksmithi Burgess, 2012


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Original description as Eretmodus marksmithi:

ZooBank:737A29D6-CDFE-4540-9DF1-9C76BB49B980.

  • Burgess, Warren. 2012. "A new species of goby cichlid of the genus Eretmodus, E. marksmithi, (Pisces: Cichlidae) from the Northern part of Lake Tanganyika". Tanganika Magazyn. v. 12, pp. 23-31 (crc04601)

Conservation: Eretmodus marksmithi is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species. Presumably same status as Eretmodus cyanostictus (NT = Near Threatened).