Male at Chia
A non-territorial male of Otopharynx sp. 'spots' in breeding coloration in the shallow intermediate habitat near Chia, Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Otopharynx

Status
undescribed


Last updated on:
24-Jun-2011

Otopharynx sp. 'spots'


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Original reference as:

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

Conservation: Otopharynx sp. 'spots' is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.