Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Cichlidae > Placidochromis > Placidochromis phenochilus

Placidochromis phenochilus

Synonyms: Cyrtocara phenochilus; Haplochromis phenochilus; Protomelas phenochilus
Language: Mandarin Chinese

Wikipedia Abstract

Placidochromis phenochilus is a species of cichlid endemic to the northern parts of Lake Malawi. This species can reach a length of 15.7 centimetres (6.2 in) TL.
View Wikipedia Record: Placidochromis phenochilus

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Placidochromis phenochilus

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny w Lodz
Permskii Zoologicheskii Sad

Range Map


Africa-Inland Waters; Africa: Known only from the holotype taken from Vua in the northern part of Lake Malawi.; Ethiopian; Lake Malawi; Malawi;

External References



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