Rhamphochromis macrophthalmus

The Rhamphochromis macrophthalmus lives in the demersal, freshwater, pH range: 7.5 - 8.2, depth range 30 - 109 m , usually 50 - 100 m environment.

Rhamphochromis macrophthalmus is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family. It is found in Malawi, Mozambique, and Tanzania. Its natural habitat is freshwater lakes. References - * Kazembe, J., Makocho, P. More

Conservation: Rhamphochromis macrophthalmus 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

Rhamphochromis macrophthalmus, one of the three syntypes (BMNH 1921.9.6:217-219). Drawing from Regan (1922: Plate VI, fig. 1). Homepage Photo menu Index Mail to Webmaster The Cichlid Fishes of Lake Malawi, Africa: MalawiCichlids. More

* Rhamphochromis macrophthalmus Article on Keeping & breeding R. More

Common names

Batala in Tonga (faka Tonga)
Batala in Unknown
Isosilmähaukiahven in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Nthamfya in Tonga (faka Tonga)
Nthamfya in Unknown
Rhamphochromis macrophthalmus in Catalan (Català)
大眼嘴丽鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
大眼嘴丽鱼 in Unknown
大眼嘴麗魚 in Mandarin Chinese
大眼嘴麗魚 in Unknown

Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Rhamphochromis
Species : Rhamphochromis macrophthalmus
Authority : Regan, 1922