Male in the aquarium
Male of Thoracochromis brauschi from Lake Fwa [Democratic Republic of Congo] in the aquarium of Kim Pedersen [Denmark].Photo by Kim Bagge Pedersen. determiner Rico Morgenstern

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Thoracochromis

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
21-Aug-2008

Thoracochromis brauschi (Poll & Thys Van Den Audenaerde, 1965)


Become a subscriber

Unlock the full text of this and all profiles, pictures, videos and articles by becoming a subscriber of the Cichlid Room Companion and get a free book the same value of your membership! If you are a member please login to view full contentyou can also open the full profile for everyone to see by sponsor this cichlid species and support the cichlid room companion

subscribe login

Original description as Haplochromis brauschi:

ZooBank:363560F9-1E5D-4AFB-B30E-DCF841F90EB2.

  • Poll, Max & D. F. E. Thys van den Audenaerde. 1965. "Deux cichlidae nouveaux du Sud du Bassin du Congo". Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines. pp. 322-333 (crc00193)

Conservation: Thoracochromis brauschi is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2009).