Male at Ngkuyo Island
A male of Chindongo longior at Ngkuyo Island, Lake Malawi [Tanzania].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Chindongo

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
06-Dec-2012

Chindongo longior (Seegers, 1996)


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Original description as Pseudotropheus longior:

ZooBank:F189BE95-D64B-460A-B4EC-6D6E8AEB91B6.

  • Seegers, Lothar. 1996. "The identity of Pseudotropheus elongatus, with the description of P. longior from Mbamba Bay, Tanzania, and notes on Genyochromis mento (Teleostei: Cichlidae).". Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters. v. 7(n. 2), pp. 97-110 (crc00177)

Conservation: Chindongo longior is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2006).