Female from Nigeria
A female of Hemichromis camerounensis from the Niger River [Nigeria], in normal coloration. Photo by Anton Lamboj. (29-Aug-2004).

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Hemichromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
04-Feb-2021

Hemichromis camerounensis Bitja-Nyom, Agnèse, Pariselle, Bilong-Bilong, Gilles & Snoeks, 2021


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Original description as Hemichromis camerounensis:

ZooBank:9A770BC8-A4CF-4206-B3D4-D68F49684B5B.

  • Bitja-Nyom, Arnold Roger & Jean-François Agnèse, Antoine Pariselle, Charles Félix Bilong-Bilong, André Gilles, Jos Snoeks. 2021. "A systematic revision of the five-spotted Hemichromis complex (Cichliformes: Cichlidae) from West Africa and Lower Guinea, with the description of a new species from Cameroon". Hydrobiologia. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-020-04506-5 (crc11122) (abstract)

Conservation: Hemichromis camerounensis is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.