Freshly collected at Lake Magadi
A male of an individual of Alcolapia grahami freshly collected at Lake Magadi [Kenya].Photo by Lawrence Kent. (14-Feb-2010). determiner Anton Lamboj

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Oreochromini

Genus
Alcolapia

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
03-Jan-2011

Alcolapia grahami (Boulenger, 1912)


Original description as Tilapia grahami:

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  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1912. "Description of a new fish from British East Africa". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (Ser. 8) v. 9; n. 53; pp. 519-521 (crc01184)
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Conservation: Alcolapia grahami is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2006). Introduced in Lake Nakuro in 1953, 1959 and 1962 (Vareschi, 1979).

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