Male in normal coloration
A male of Hemichromis cerasogaster in normal coloration in the aquarium of Anton Lamboj [Austria]. Photo by Anton Lamboj. (11-Sep-2006). determiner Anton Lamboj

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Hemichromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
10-Dec-2010

Hemichromis cerasogaster (Boulenger, 1899)


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Original description as Paratilapia cerasogaster:

ZooBank:3CC0461B-3E41-453D-90F5-ED098090AB14.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1899. "Matériaux pour la faune du Congo. Poissons nouveaux du Congo. Cinquième Partie. Cyprins, Silures, Cyprinodontes, Acanthoptérygiens". Annales du Musée du Congo Belge. Zoologique 1; p 122 (crc00130)

Conservation: Hemichromis cerasogaster is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (EN) endangered (2010).