Original reference as Labrochromis sp. 'stone':
- Wagner, Catherine E & I. Keller, S. Wittwe, O.M. Selz, S. Mwaiko, L. Greuter, A. Sivasundar & O. Seehausen. 2012. "Genome-wide RAD sequence data provide unprecedented resolution of species boundaries and relationships in the Lake Victoria cichlid adaptive radiation". Molecular ecology. pp. 1-12 (crc04828) (abstract)
Conservation: Haplochromis sp. 'stone' is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.