Alticorpus macrocleithrum

Like all members of Alticorpus, macrocleithrum has enlarged lateral pores on the lower part of the head.

The Alticorpus macrocleithrum lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater, depth range 30 - 150 m , usually 60 - 150 m environment.

Alticorpus macrocleithrum is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family. It is endemic to Malawi. Its natural habitat is freshwater lakes. More

Conservation: Alticorpus macrocleithrum is evaluated by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species as (LC) Least Concern (2006). More

Common names

Alticorpus macrocleithrum in Catalan (Català)
Chisawasawa in Nyanja
Olkaluotaaja in Finnish (suomen kieli)
大肩高身丽鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
大肩高身麗魚 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Alticorpus
Species : Alticorpus macrocleithrum
Authority : Stauffer & McKaye,1985