Adult at Kasakalawe
An adult of Julidochromis ornatus at Kasakalawe, Lake Tanganyika. Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings



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Julidochromis ornatus Boulenger, 1898

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Original description as Julidochromis ornatus:


  • 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)

Conservation: Julidochromis ornatus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006). The habitat is stable at the moment.