Pelmatochromis stappersii lectotype stored in the Royal Museum for Central africa (Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale) with registration MRAC 9014.Photo by Patrick Tawil. (09-Dec-2014).




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Pelmatochromis stappersii Boulenger, 1914

Considered a synonym of Callochromis pleurospilus Boulenger, 1906

  • Takahashi, Tetsumi & K. Nakaya. 1998. "Callochromis stappersii (Boulenger, 1914) from Lake Tanganyika, a junior synonym of C. pleurospilus (Boulenger, 1906) (Perciformes, Cichlidae)". Ichthyological Research. v 45; n. 4; pp. 413-418 (crc01143)

Original description as Pelmatochromis stappersii:


  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1914. "Mission Stappers au Tanganyika-Moero. Diagnoses de poissons nouveaux. I. Acanthoptérygiens, Opisthomes, Cyprinodontes". Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines. pp. 442-447 (crc00153)
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