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species

Golden Cichlid
Melanochromis auratus (Boulenger, 1897)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Cichlidae - cichlids »  genus Melanochromis

Scientific synonyms

Chromis aurata Boulenger, 1897
Chromis auratus Boulenger, 1897
Tilapia aurata (Boulenger, 1897)
Pseudotropheus auratus (Boulenger, 1897)

Other names

= Golden Mbuna
= Golden Pseudotropheus

Least Concern LC

Images

Melanochromis auratus - Golden Cichlid

male

Author: Milan Kořínek

Melanochromis auratus - Golden Cichlid

Author: Petr Pivoňka

Melanochromis auratus - Golden Cichlid

Author: Petr Pivoňka

Melanochromis auratus - Golden Cichlid

female

Author: Milan Kořínek

Melanochromis auratus - Golden Cichlid

female

Author: Karel Randák

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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [2343]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/16063]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Melanochromis auratus (Boulenger, 1897)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [61108]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Melanochromis auratus (Boulenger, 1897)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Hanel, L., Plíštil, J., Novák, J. (2013): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 8. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) Kostnatí (Neopterygii) [Ostnoploutví (Perciformes /Elassomatoidei – Icosteidei/)], Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha [as Melanochromis auratus (Boulenger, 1897)]
Data retrieved on: 26 September 2020

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