Male in the aquarium
Male of Astatotilapia latifasciata from Lake Bisina [Uganda] in the aquarium of Kim Bagge Pedersen [Denmark]. Photo by Kim Bagge Pedersen.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Astatotilapia

Status
valid


Astatotilapia latifasciata (Regan, 1929)


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Original description as Haplochromis latifasciatus:

ZooBank:36A79BBC-81E2-4539-86E9-E74818DD3C86.

  • Regan, Charles Tate. 1929. "New cichlid fishes from lakes Victoria, Kioga, and Albert". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (Ser. 10) pp. 388-392 (crc00189)
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Conservation: Astatotilapia latifasciata is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (CR) critically endangered (1996).