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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis Trewavas, 1935 
AphiaID: 269831

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabroidei (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocrenilabrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocrenilabrinae Fowler, 1934
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis baliodigma Bowers & Stauffer, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis chipokae Johnson, 1975
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis dialeptos Bowers & Stauffer, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis heterochromis Bowers & Stauffer, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis kaskazini Konings-Dudin, Konings & Stauffer, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis lepidiadaptes Bowers & Stauffer, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis loriae Johnson, 1975
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis melanopterus Trewavas, 1935
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis mossambiquensis Konings-Dudin, Konings & Stauffer, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis mpoto Konings & Stauffer, 2012
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis robustus Johnson, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis simulans Eccles, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis vermivorus Trewavas, 1935
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis wochepa Konings-Dudin, Konings & Stauffer, 2009

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis interruptus Johnson, 1975 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudotropheus interruptus (Johnson, 1975)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis xanthodigma Bowers & Stauffer, 1997 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis baliodigma Bowers & Stauffer, 1997
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalog of Fishes 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:269831
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-15 10:18:16Z  created  Bailly, Nicolas
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Melanochromis Trewavas, 1935. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=269831 on 2017-07-23
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