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  • Ichthyology 32586 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Lamprologus cunningtoni nyassae
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Syntype of Lamprologus cunningtoni nyassae
  • Lake Nyasa [Lake Malawi, exact locality unknown]
  • Africa
  • 22/5/1930-29/5/1930 (1930-05-22 - 1930-05-29)
Identifications
Lamprologus cunningtoni nyassae Borodin, 1931
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Perciformes Labroidei Cichlidae Lamprologus cunningtoni nyassae
Identified by N. A. Borodin
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Borodin_N/1931]
Lamprologus elongatus Boulenger, 1898
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Perciformes Labroidei Cichlidae Lamprologus elongatus
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Muse Remarks
Citations
Borodin 1936, Page 1, Syntype of Lamprologus cunningtoni nyassae
[pages: 1-1]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Specific Locality: Lake Nyasa [Lake Malawi, exact locality unknown]
Locality Remarks:
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 22/5/1930-29/5/1930 (1930-05-22 - 1930-05-29)
Ich. Field Number: AL1930:NYA
Collectors
Arthur Loveridge
Identifiers
field number: AL1930:NYA
group number: 601
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 7
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Zool Jahrb Jena (Syst) 68:22. [= L. elongatus, fide Trewavas, 1937; D. Eccles notes that this a species not known from L. Nyassa (1969). Some fish damaged by string. Image available, largest spec (55mm SL) and spec with tag (50mm SL).
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.40

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.40