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Ctenochromis strigigena Pfeffer , 1893

Considered a synonym of Astatotilapia bloyeti (Sauvage, 1883)

  • van Oijen, Martien J.P & J. Snoeks, P. H. Skelton, C. Mar├ęchal & G. G. Teugels. 1991. "Haplochromis". Check-list of the freshwater fishes of Africa (CLOFFA). v. 4, pp. 100-184 (crc01162)

Original description as Ctenochromis strigigena:


  • Pfeffer, G. J. 1893. "Ostafrikanische Fische gesammelt von Herrn Dr. F. Stuhlmann in Jahre 1888 und 1889". Jahrb├╝cher der Hamburgischen wissenschaftlichen Anstalt. 10 (2); pp. 130-177 (crc00090)
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