Male in the aquarium
A male of Tanganicodus sp. 'kavalla' from Kavalla Island, Lake Tanganyika [Democratic Republic of Congo] in the aquarium of Patrick Tawil [France].Photo by Patrick Tawil. (28-Aug-2013). determiner Patrick Tawil

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Eretmodini

Genus
Tanganicodus

Status
undescribed


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Last updated on:
29-Mar-2009

Tanganicodus sp. 'kavalla'


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Original reference as:

  • Tawil, Patrick. 2005. "Les cichlidés-gobies ou éretmodines, nouvelles espèces en provenance de la côte ouest du lac Tanganyika". L'an Cichlidé. vol. 5; pp 57-68 (crc01768)

Conservation: Tanganicodus sp. 'kavalla' is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species. Presumably highly vulnerable due to its limited range.