Lamprichthys tanganicanus (Boulenger, 1898) Recherche rapide

Attributs

  • DISTRIBUTION: Lien Faunafri
  • Common names : Tanganyika killifish / Tanganyika pearl killifish (English), Hohtohammaskarppi / Safiiritähtisilmä (Finnish), Großer Tanganjika-Leuchtaugenfisch (German), Msiha (Swahili: Tanzania) .
  • Current distribution known : endemic to the shore regions of Lake Tanganyika; introduced in Lake Kivu .
  • Ecology : Brichard, 1978 c | not a seasonal killifish | Seegers, 1983 a .
  • Habitat : inhabits rocky shores, but also found offshore .
  • Scales : Clausen, 1967 .
  • Size : 150 mm TL .
  • Types :
    • Haplochilus tanganicanus Boulenger, 1898 e: 25, pl. 6, fig. 3. Type locality: "Mbity Rocks", southend of lake Tanganyika (± 08°48'S-31°09'E). Syntypes BMNH n° 1898.9.9: 82.
    • Lamprichthys curtianalis David, 1936 a: 153. Type locality: "Nyanza Rumonge", western shore Lake Tanganyika, Zaïre. Syntypes (3) MRAC n° 38.986, 38.987 and 43.046.