Male at Chimwalani Reef
A male of Labeotropheus fuelleborni at Chimwalani Reef, Lake Malawi [Malawi]. Photo by Ad Konings. (18-Oct-2006). determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Labeotropheus

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
26-Nov-2009

Labeotropheus fuelleborni Ahl, 1927


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Original description as Labeotropheus fuelleborni:

ZooBank:1F09470C-3C6F-417B-8C1C-A696EA257BD5.

  • Ahl, Ernst. 1927. "Einige neue Fische der Familie Cichlidae aus dem Nyassa-See". Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft naturforschender Freunde in Berlin. 51-62 (crc00093)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Labeotropheus fuelleborni is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006). Labeotropheus fuelleborni is a very common cichlid and since they seem to be strictly herbivore very difficult to collect with hook and line.