Original reference as Neolamprologus sp. 'kombe':
- Konings, Ad. 2019. "Tanganyika cichlids in their natural habitat, 4th edition". Cichlid Press. pp. 1-432. ISBN: 978-932892-26-0 (crc09277) (abstract)
Conservation: Neolamprologus sp. 'kombe' is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.