The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Ctenochromis pectoralis Pfeffer, 1893

Pangani haplo(chromine)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Harpagochromis pectoralis (Pfeffer, 1893); Tilapia pectoralis (Pfeffer, 1893)

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Kenya and Tanzania

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Pfeffer, G. J. (1893). Ostafrikanische Fische gesammelt von Herrn Dr. F. Stuhlmann in Jahre 1888 und 1889. Jahrbuch der Hamburgischen Wissenschaftlichen Anstalten 10: 131-177.

 

Other references:

Fick, Stephen. (2010). Collecting haplochromine cichlids in Tanzania – Part 1. Eggspots 3: 17-25.

Graaf, Job de. (2011). The real Ctenochromis pectoralis. Eggspots 5: 38-39.

van Heusden, Hans. (2015). Ctenochromis pectoralis, a most mysterious cichlid 24(3): 24-29.

Kaufman, L. (1996). Ctenochromis pectoralis. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 18 September 2011.

Koblmüller, S., Schliewen, U. K. , Duftner, N., Sefc, K. M., Katongo, C. and Sturmbauer, C. (2008). Age and spread of the haplochromine cichlid fishes in Africa. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 49: 153-169.

Rachow, A. (1911). Tilapia pectoralis Pfeffer. Blätter für Aquarien- und Terrarienkunde 22: 674-676.

Takahashi, T. (2003). Systematics of Tanganyikan cichlid fishes (Teleostei: Perciformes). Ichthyological Research 50: 367-382.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/19581/ctenochromis-pectoralis

 

<< Back to the Neopterygii (New-Finned Fishes) database