Male at Ebonji
A male of Benitochromis finleyi in a creek flowing into the Mungo River at Ebonji [Cameroon].Photo by Adrian Indermaur. (03-Jul-2012). determiner Anton Lamboj

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Benitochromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
09-Apr-2010

Benitochromis finleyi (Trewavas, 1974)


Original description as Chromidotilapia finleyi:

ZooBank:93938781-5585-4F65-81F7-6D4A57C03C2A.

  • Trewavas, Ethelwynn. 1974. "The freshwater fishes of rivers Mungo and Meme and Lakes Kotto, Mboandong and Soden, west Cameroon". Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology Series. v. 26(n. 5), pp. 329-419 (crc00243) (abstract)

Conservation: Benitochromis finleyi is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (EN) endangered (2009).

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