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  • Ichthyology 32326 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Lamprologus moorii
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Syntype of Lamprologus moorii
  • Lake Tanganyika at Mbity Rocks
  • Africa: Tanzania
  • 1898-1898 (1898-01-01 - 1898-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Lamprologus moorii Boulenger, 1898
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Acanthopterygii Perciformes Labroidei Cichlidae Lamprologus moorii
Identified by George A. Boulenger
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Boulenger_GA]
Citations
Boulenger 1898, Page 494, Syntype of Lamprologus moorii
[pages: 494-494]
 
Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London (1898) Pg 494-
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Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London (1898) Pg 494-
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Tanzania
Specific Locality: Lake Tanganyika at Mbity Rocks
Locality Remarks: Received from BMNH, 1909.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -6.358785° 29.653262° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 338054 m
Megan Roberson; 2013-03-28; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Unable to locate Mbity rocks.
Collecting Date: 1898-1898 (1898-01-01 - 1898-12-31)
Ich. Field Number: JEM:MBITY
Collectors
J.E.S. Moore
Identifiers
field number: JEM:MBITY
group number: 601
previous number: BM1898.9.9.8-11
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Trans Zool Soc London, 15:8, pl I fig 4. See letter fromBMNH (P.H. Greenwood), 01 II 1980. [ = Variabilichromis moorii (fide Eschmeyer)] Image available.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.30

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.30