Male in the aquarium
A male of Pelmatolapia mariae in the aquarium of Eric Schom [France]. Photo by Patrick Tawil. (08-Jul-2013). determiner Rico Morgenstern

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Pelmatolapiini

Genus
Pelmatolapia

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
27-May-2015

Pelmatolapia mariae (Boulenger, 1899)

Black Mangrove Fish.


Become a subscriber

Please login to see the full content. Unlock the full content of this and all other documents, images, and videos by becoming a subscriber of the Cichlid Room Companion. Get a free book of the same value as your membership! Pou 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 Tilapia mariae:

ZooBank:111743DF-9809-43D3-869A-EA93F19782C3.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1899. "A revision of the African and Syrian fishes of the family Cichlidae. Part II". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 98-143(1-47): (crc00051)

Synonyms (2):

Conservation: Pelmatolapia mariae is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2010).