Male from Kisangani
A male of Coptodon zillii from Kisangani in the aquarium of Anton Lamboj [Austria].Photo by Anton Lamboj. (20-Nov-2008). determiner Rico Morgenstern

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Coptodonini

Genus
Coptodon

Status
valid


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Published:

Last updated on:
22-Jul-2011

Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848)


Original description as Acerina zillii:

ZooBank:DC6E870E-F282-4DA7-BA6D-4289114AD359.

  • Gervais, F. L. P.. 1848. "Sur les animaux vertébrés de l'Algérie, envisagés sous le double rapport de la géographie zoologique et de la domestication". Annales des Sciences Naturelles. v. 3(n. 10), pp. 202-208 (crc00981)

Synonyms (5):

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

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