Cichlid Room Companion

C.A.R.E.S: List of the cichlid species in the CARES conservation priority species at risk list.


Freshly collected male from Lake Victoria

CARES conservation

Freshly collected male of Haplochromis microdon from Lake Victoria at Entebbe [Uganda]. The fish belongs to the anker and Barel 1977 collection and remain preserved at the British Museum of Natural History. Photo by Anker, G.C. & Barel, C.N.D..

Haplochromis microdon (Boulenger, 1906)

IUCN: Haplochromis microdon is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (CR) critically endangered (2010).

Authority: Paul V Loiselle.

Last updated on: 01-Mar-09