Male from Uvinza
A male of an individual of Astatotilapia paludinosa freshly collected at Uvinza, Malagarazi drainage [Tanzania].Photo by Hans van Heusden. (01-Aug-2009). determiner Rico Morgenstern

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Astatotilapia

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
03-Dec-2009

Astatotilapia paludinosa Greenwood, 1980


Original description as Astatotilapia paludinosa:

ZooBank:B1F5619C-5FA3-4223-A269-BE72173983D1.

  • Greenwood, Peter Humphry. 1980. "A new species of cichlid fish from the Malagarasi swamps and river (Tanzania, East Africa)". Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology Series. v. 38(n. 3), pp. 159-163 (crc01646) (abstract)

Conservation: Astatotilapia paludinosa is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006).

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