Male in the aquarium
A male of Protomelas sp. 'johnstoni solo' in the aquarium.Photo by Jean-S├ębastien Roux. determiner Patrick Tawil

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Protomelas

Status
undescribed


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
19-Apr-2009

Protomelas sp. 'johnstoni solo'


Original reference as:

  • Konings, Ad. 1989. "Malawi cichlids in their natural habitat". Verduijn Cichlids, Rotterdam, Netherlands. 303 pp (crc01495)

Conservation: Protomelas sp. 'johnstoni solo' is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species. Protomelas sp. 'johnstoni solo' is a rather rare species which is more common along the eastern shore of the lake.

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