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Maravichromis melanotaenia
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Maravichromis melanotaenia

(Regan 1922)

Maravichromis melanotaenia was originally described as Haplochromis melanotaenia by Regan in 1922. It belongs to the family Cichlidae and subfamily Pseudocrenilabrinae. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   melanotaenia
AuthorWI   Regan [C. T.]
AuthorNI   Regan
Qualification   ---
Year   1922
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cichliformes Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Pseudocrenilabrinae Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus   Maravichromis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Subfamily   Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus   Maravichromis
Original Name   Haplochromis        
Taxon Name   melanotaenia
Original Combination   Haplochromis melanotaenia
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Haplochromis melanotaenia
OriginalSubGenus   Haplochromis
Original Author   Regan
Original AuthorWI   Regan [C. T.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1922
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Pseudocrenilabrinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Lake Malawi [Lake Nyasa], southeastern Africa.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   BMNH 1921.9.6.151
Page   706
Illustrations   Fig. 20

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Mylochromis melanotaenia
Current Species melanotaenia
Current Genus Mylochromis
Current AuthorWI Regan [C. T.]
Current AuthorNI Regan
Current Year 1922
Current Family Cichlidae
Current Subfamily
Pseudocrenilabrinae Pseudocrenilabrinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Synonym of Mylochromis melanotaenia  (Regan 1922). Cichlidae: Pseudocrenilabrinae.
Name History   •Valid as Maravichromis melanotaenia (Regan 1922) -- (Eccles & Trewavas 1989:211 [ref. 13547], Maréchal 1991:255 [ref. 20944]). •Valid as Mylochromis melanotaenia (Regan 1922) -- (Konings 2016:336 [ref. 34521]).

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anaphyrmus Maravichromis anaphyrmus (Burgess [W. E.] & Axelrod [H. R.] 1973)Synonym
balteatus Maravichromis balteatus (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
epichorialis Maravichromis epichorialis (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
ericotaenia Maravichromis ericotaenia (Regan [C. T.] 1922)Synonym
formosus Maravichromis formosus (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
gracilis Maravichromis gracilis (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
guentheri Maravichromis guentheri (Regan [C. T.] 1922)Synonym
incola Maravichromis incola (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
labidodon Maravichromis labidodon (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
lateristriga Maravichromis lateristriga (Günther [A.] 1864)Synonym
liemi Maravichromis liemi (McKaye [K. R.] & Mackenzie [C.] 1982)Synonym
melanonotus Maravichromis melanonotus (Regan [C. T.] 1922)Synonym
mola Maravichromis mola (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
mollis Maravichromis mollis (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
obtusus Maravichromis obtusus (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
plagiotaenia Maravichromis plagiotaenia (Regan [C. T.] 1922)Synonym
semipalatus Maravichromis semipalatus (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
sphaerodon Maravichromis sphaerodon (Regan [C. T.] 1922)Synonym
spilostichus Maravichromis spilostichus (Trewavas [E.] 1935)Synonym
subocularis Maravichromis subocularis (Günther [A.] 1894)Synonym
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