Male in the aquarium
A male of Astatotilapia nubila in the aquarium.Photo by Spencer Jack. determiner Anton Lamboj

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Astatotilapia

Status
valid


Astatotilapia nubila (Boulenger, 1906)


Original description as Tilapia nubila:

ZooBank:D56194AC-F799-4FD3-8846-01B464431E81.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1906. "Descriptions of new fishes discovered by Mr E. Degen in Lake Victoria". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (ser. 7) 17; pp. 433-452 (crc00190)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Astatotilapia nubila is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2010).

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