Male in dominant coloration
A male of Haplochromis sauvagei blue morph in dominant coloration at the Shedd aquarium, Chicago [USA], Jul 2006. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (20-Jul-2006). determiner Greg Steeves

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Haplochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
26-Jun-2008

Haplochromis sauvagei (Pfeffer, 1896)


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Original description as Ctenochromis sauvagei:

ZooBank:A6456E93-3189-4345-8A09-095B47CED5FF.

  • Pfeffer, G. J. 1896. "Die Thierwelt Ost-Afrikas und der Nachbargebiete". Möbius, K. (Ed.) Deutsch-Ost-Afrika Die Thierwelt Deutsch-Ostafrikas Wirbelthiere. i-xviii + pp. 1-72 (crc00089)
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Conservation: Haplochromis sauvagei is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2010).