Male at Masasa Reef
A male of Tropheops microstoma at Masasa reef, Lake Malawi [Malawi].Photo by Ad Konings. (18-Feb-2006). determiner Patrick Tawil

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Tropheops

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
18-Feb-2013

Tropheops microstoma (Trewavas, 1935)


Original description as Pseudotropheus microstoma:

ZooBank:039EE7C9-82F3-4657-9CC3-978DCFDE5BC9.

  • Trewavas, Ethelwynn. 1935. "A Synopsis of the Cichlid Fishes of Lake Nyasa". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. Series 10; pp. 65-118 (crc00118)

Conservation: Tropheops microstoma is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.

Please login to view the full profile. See this and all other species profiles, pictures and videos by becoming a subscriber of the Cichlid Room Companion. Become a subscriber and get a free book the same value of your membership!you can also open the full profile for everyone to see by sponsor this cichlid species and support the cichlid room companion