Freshly collected male from Ekunu Bay
Freshly collected male of Haplochromis apogonoides from Ekunu, Lake Victoria [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.. determiner Frans Witte

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Haplochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
30-Apr-2009

Haplochromis apogonoides Greenwood, 1967


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Original description as Haplochromis apogonoides:

ZooBank:26833834-CEA0-47BC-A3BE-7C6D5BF477D8.

  • Greenwood, Peter Humphry. 1967. "A revision of the Lake Victoria Haplochromis species (Pisces, Cichlidae), part VI". Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology Series. Series 15 (2); pp 73-77 (crc00191)

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