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Lichnochromis acuticeps
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Lichnochromis acuticeps


Lichnochromis acuticeps was originally described as Lichnochromis acuticeps by Trewavas in 1935. It belongs to the family Cichlidae and subfamily Pseudocrenilabrinae. It is commonly known as Malawi gar and is known Malawi gar in Malawi. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   acuticeps
AuthorWI   Trewavas [E.]
AuthorNI   Trewavas
Qualification   ---
Year   1935
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cichliformes Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Pseudocrenilabrinae Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus   Lichnochromis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Subfamily   Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus   Lichnochromis
Original Name   Lichnochromis        
Taxon Name   acuticeps
Original Combination   Lichnochromis acuticeps
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Lichnochromis acuticeps
OriginalSubGenus   Lichnochromis
Original Author   Trewavas
Original AuthorWI   Trewavas [E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1935
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Pseudocrenilabrinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Lake Malawi [Lake Nyasa], southeastern Africa.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   BMNH 1935.6.14.2283
Journal   Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (Ser. 10)
Citation   v. 16 (no. 91)
Page   117

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Lichnochromis acuticeps
Current Species acuticeps
Current Genus Lichnochromis
Current AuthorWI Trewavas [E.]
Current AuthorNI Trewavas
Current Year 1935
Current Family Cichlidae
Current Subfamily
Pseudocrenilabrinae Pseudocrenilabrinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Lichnochromis acuticeps  Trewavas 1935. Cichlidae: Pseudocrenilabrinae.
Name History   •Valid as Lichnochromis acuticeps Trewavas 1935 -- (Eccles & Trewavas 1989:255 [ref. 13547], Maréchal 1991:241 [ref. 20944], Konings 2016:166 [ref. 34521]).

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