Freshly collected male from Lake Victoria
Freshly collected male of Haplochromis longirostris 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.. determiner Frans Witte

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Haplochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
24-Jun-2011

Haplochromis longirostris (Hilgendorf, 1888)


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Original description as Paratilapia longirostris:

ZooBank:83E0D151-0A09-4EE2-8A4E-B386024418A4.

  • Hilgendorf, F. M. 1888. "Fische aus dem Victoria-Nyanza (Ukerewe-See), gesammelt von dem verstorbenen Dr. G. A. Fischer". Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft naturforschender Freunde in Berlin. pp. 75-79 (crc00096)

Synonyms (1):

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