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Melanochromis elastodema Bowers & Stauffer, 1997


Considered a synonym of Pseudotropheus interruptus (Johnson, 1975)

  • Konings, Ad. 1998. "Comments on the classification of species of the genus Melanochromis". Cichlid News Magazine. vol. 7 (n. 4): pp. 6-16 (crc00553)

Original description as Melanochromis elastodema:

ZooBank:A0F14736-82D2-4129-BCB8-E01EA75E7A8A.

  • Bowers, Nancy & J. Stauffer. 1997. "Eight new species of rock-dwelling cichlids of the genus Melanochromis (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa". Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters. v. 8 (1); pp. 49-70 (crc00126)
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