Adult at Muzimu
An adult of Microdontochromis tenuidentatus at Muzimu, Lake Tanganyika [Democratic Republic of Congo].Photo by Ad Konings. (24-May-2011). determiner Thomas Andersen

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Ectodini

Genus
Microdontochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
21-Jan-2019

Microdontochromis tenuidentatus (Poll, 1951)


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Original description as Xenotilapia tenuidentata:

ZooBank:C9F18395-36DE-4C9C-8976-E8F685F6BBCB.

  • Poll, Max. 1951. "Troisième série de Cichlidae nouveaux recueillis par la mission hydrobiologique belge au lac Tanganika (1946-1947) - Suite 1". Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique. v. 27(n. 30), pp. 1-11 (crc00297)

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