Freshly collected male
Freshly collected male of Aulonocara stonemani from the South Eastern arm of Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by George Turner. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Aulonocara

Group
Deep water

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
05-Jun-2008

Aulonocara stonemani (Burgess & Axelrod, 1973)


Original description as Haplochromis stonemani:

ZooBank:125D77A3-E31D-4759-9096-31D29C85D2E0.

  • Burgess, Warren & H. R. Axelrod. 1973. "New Cichlids from Lake Malawi". Tropical Fish Hobbyist Magazine. 22 (2); pp. 14, 87-98 (crc00162)

Conservation: Aulonocara stonemani is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006). Since this species is rare and appears to have a limited distribution I would classify it as vulnerable.

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