Illustration
Illustration of Astatotilapia macrops as it appears on Fig. 8 page 32 of Greenwood, P.H. 1974 The Cichlid Fishes of Lake Victoria: The biology and evolution of a species flock. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology Supplement.Photo by anonymous . Sent by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Astatotilapia

Status
valid


Astatotilapia macrops (Boulenger, 1911)


Original description as Tilapia macrops:

ZooBank:8575C17F-EB43-403F-9026-8606EF0D236B.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1911. "On a third collection of fishes made by Dr. E. Bayon in Uganda, 1909-1910. (Collezioni zoologiche fatte nell'Uganda dal Dott. E. Bayon. XII.)". Annali del Museo Civico di Storia naturale di Genova. Vol. 45 Ser. 3 v. 5; pp. 64-78 (crc00317)

Conservation: Astatotilapia macrops is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (DD) data deficient (2010).

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