Institute for Biodiversity Science and Sustainability
Online Version, Updated 5 October 2021

SEARCH RESULTS FROM

Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
Select the database to search:
GENERA   SPECIES   REFERENCES
Include unavailable names

         Comments: ,

polystigma, Haplochromis Regan [C. T.] 1922:688, Pl. 1 [Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1921 (pt 4) (no. 36); ref. 3673] Lake Malawi [Lake Nyasa], southeastern Africa. Lectotype: BMNH 1921.9.6.102. Paralectotypes: BMNH 1921.9.6.103-107 (5). •Valid as Nimbochromis polystigma (Regan 1922) -- (Eccles & Trewavas 1989:287 [ref. 13547], Maréchal 1991:298 [ref. 20944], Snoeks & Manuel 2004:73 [ref. 28112], Konings 2016:307 [ref. 34521]). Current status: Valid as Nimbochromis polystigma (Regan 1922). Cichlidae: Pseudocrenilabrinae. Distribution: Eastern Africa: Lake Malawi. Habitat: freshwater.