Male from Lake Barombi mbo
A male of Myaka myaka from Lake Barombi mbo [Cameroon] in dominant coloration in the aquarium of Anton Lamboj [Austria].Photo by Anton Lamboj. (26-Feb-2005). determiner Anton Lamboj

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Oreochromini

Genus
Myaka

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
10-Oct-2010

Myaka myaka Trewavas, 1972


Original description as Myaka myaka:

ZooBank:FCABD812-0A05-44D8-AA2B-918466552D13.

  • Trewavas, Ethelwynn & J. Green & S. A. Corbet. 1972. "Ecological studies on crater lakes in West Cameroon. Fishes of Barombi Mbo". Journal of Zoology, London. (no. 167); pp. 41-95 (crc00303) (abstract)
cares

Conservation: Myaka myaka is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (CR) critically endangered (2010).

Please login to view the full profile. See this and all other species profiles, pictures and videos by becoming a subscriber of the Cichlid Room Companion. Become a subscriber and get a free book the same value of your membership!you can also open the full profile for everyone to see by sponsor this cichlid species and support the cichlid room companion