Xenotilapia ornatipinnis Boulenger, 1901
Xenotilapia ornatipinnis
photo by R A Hill ARPS

Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Max. size:  12.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal
Distribution:  Africa: Endemic to Lake Tanganyika.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Occurs over sandy bottoms. Forms schools (Ref. 6770).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 31 January 2006 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 08.03.94
Modified by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 22.08.94
Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 19.08.94

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