Male in the aquarium
A male of Ptychochromis mainty in the aquarium of Benoît Jonas [France].Photo by Benoît Jonas. (24-Aug-2006).

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Ptychochrominae

Genus
Ptychochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
17-Nov-2015

Ptychochromis mainty Martinez, Arroyave & Sparks, 2015


Original description as Ptychochromis mainty:

ZooBank:B10BD0A0-7F19-4AE2-8B85-E8987FA4A923.

  • Martinez, Christopher M & Jairo Arroyave, John S. Sparks. 2015. "A new species of Ptychochromis from southeastern Madagascar (Teleostei: Cichlidae)". Zootaxa. v. 4044(n. 1), pp. 79-92 (crc06964) (abstract)

Conservation: Ptychochromis mainty is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (DD) data deficient (2016).

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