Stomatepia mongo Trewavas, 1972



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Stomalepia mongo Trewavas, 1972


Conservation Status

Last record: 1991

Rediscovered in ?

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered



Lake Barombi-Mbo, Cameroon


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Trewavas, E., J. Green, and S. A. Corbet. (1972). Ecological studies on crater lakes in West Cameroon fishes of Barombi Mbo. Journal of Zoology 167: 41-95.


Other references:

Moelants, T. (2010). Stomatepia mongo. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. ( Downloaded on 24 November 2014.

Zuzana Musilová, Adrian Indermaur, Arnold Roger Bitja Nyom, Robert Tropek, Christopher Martin, and Ulrich K. Schliewen. (2014). Persistence of Stomatepia mongo, an Endemic Cichlid Fish of the Barombi Mbo Crater Lake, Southwestern Cameroon, with Notes on Its Life History and Behavior. Copeia 2014(3): 556-560. [Abstract]


<< Back to the Neopterygii (New-Finned Fishes) database