Male in the aquarium
Male of Pundamilia azurea from Lake Victoria in the aquarium of Kim Pedersen [Denmark].Photo by Kim Bagge Pedersen. (13-Mar-2014).

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Genus
Pundamilia

Status
valid


Last updated on:
28-Sep-2010

Pundamilia azurea Seehausen & Lippitsch, 1998


Original description as Pundamilia azurea:

ZooBank:9E2E82CB-52ED-45C6-948A-58504879AB8C.

  • Seehausen, Ole & E. Lippitsch, N. Bouton and H. Zwennes. 1998. "Mbipi, the rock-dwelling cichlids of Lake Victoria: description of three new genera and fifteen new species". Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters. v. 9 (n. 2), pp. 129-228 (crc00316) (abstract)

Conservation: Pundamilia azurea is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2010).

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