Male in the aquarium
A male of Hemichromis cristatus in the aquarium of Anton Lamboj [Austria]. Photo by Anton Lamboj. determiner Anton Lamboj

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Hemichromis

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
02-Jun-2010

Hemichromis cristatus Loiselle, 1979


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Original description as Hemichromis cristatus:

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  • Loiselle, Paul V. 1979. "A revision of the genus Hemichromis Peters 1858 (Teleostei: Cichlidae)". Annales du Musée royal de l'Afrique Centrale (Série Zoology). (Series 8) no. 228, pp. 1-124 (crc00104)
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Conservation: Hemichromis cristatus is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.