Adult at Kantalamba
Adult of Petrochromis polyodon at Kantalamba, Lake Tanganyika [Tanzania]. Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings



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Petrochromis polyodon Boulenger, 1898

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Original description as Petrochromis polyodon:


  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1898. "Report on the fishes recently obtained by Mr. J. E. S. Moore in Lake Tanganyika". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 3:494-497 (crc00006)

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Conservation: Petrochromis polyodon is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006).