Illustration of type
Astatotilapia swynnertoni illustration of type in Boulenger's (1915) Catalogue of the Fresh-water Fishes of Africa in the British Museum (Natural History). Volume III.Photo by J Green. Sent by Rico Morgenstern.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Astatotilapia

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
30-May-2011

Astatotilapia swynnertoni (Boulenger, 1907)


Original description as Tilapia swynnertoni:

ZooBank:E32159D8-F088-4372-B6AD-D8A690EB99FE.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1907. "Description of a new cichlid fish from Portuguese East Africa". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (Series 7) v. 20 (n. 115): p. 50 (crc01647)

Conservation: Astatotilapia swynnertoni is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.

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