Freshly collected male from Lake Victoria
Freshly collected male of Astatotilapia brownae from Lake Victoria at Entebbe [Uganda]. The fish belongs to the anker and Barel 1977 collection and remain preserved at the British Museum of Natural History.Photo by Anker, G.C. & Barel, C.N.D.. determiner Frans Witte

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Astatotilapia

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
20-May-2009

Astatotilapia brownae (Greenwood, 1962)


Original description as Haplochromis brownae:

ZooBank:5EFA0319-211C-4767-A29A-DEC88B52B3B3.

  • Greenwood, Peter Humphry. 1962. "A Revision of the Lake Victoria Haplochromis Species (Pisces, Cichlidae), part V". Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology Series. v. 9; n. 4; pp. 139-214 (crc01021)
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Conservation: Astatotilapia brownae is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (CR) critically endangered (2010).

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