Male at Katabe
A male of exLamprologus brevis at Katabe [Cape Bangwe], Lake Tanganyika [Tanzania]. Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Genus
exLamprologus

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
30-May-2013

exLamprologus brevis (Boulenger, 1899)


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Original description as Lamprologus brevis:

ZooBank:6377DD5E-4435-4051-9168-85B2A4401591.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1899. "Matériaux pour la faune du Congo. Poissons nouveaux du Congo. Cinquième Partie. Cyprins, Silures, Cyprinodontes, Acanthoptérygiens". Annales du Musée du Congo Belge. Zoologique 1; p 122 (crc00130)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: exLamprologus brevis is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006). exLamprologus brevis is a common species that has no value as a food fish and is too small to be accidentally captured in fisherman's nets.