Original description as Divandu albimarginatus:
- Lamboj, Anton & J. Snoeks. 2000. "Divandu albimarginatus, a new genus and species of cichlid (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Congo and Gabon, Central Africa". Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters. pp. 355-360 (crc00203)
Conservation: Divandu albimarginatus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2010).