Male at Songwe Hill
A male of Placidochromis johnstoni at Songwe Hill, Monkey Bay, Lake Malawi [Malawi]. Photo by Ad Konings. (26-Jan-2007). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Placidochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
31-Aug-2014

Placidochromis johnstoni (Günther, 1894)


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Original description as Chromis johnstoni:

ZooBank:C597F0AF-ABF1-4170-A8B9-09027DFAFDA2.

  • Günther, Albert C. L. G. 1893. "Second report on the reptiles, batrachians, and fishes transmitted by Mr. H. H. Johnston, C. B., from British Central Africa". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. (4):616-628 (crc00060)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Placidochromis johnstoni is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2018).