The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Haplochromis brownae Greenwood, 1962



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Astatotilapia brownae (Greenwood, 1962)


Conservation Status

Last record: 1980

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Lake Victoria


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Greenwood, P.H. 1962. A revision of the Lake Victoria Haplochromis species (Pisces, Cichlidae), Part V. Bulletin British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 9: 139-214.


Other references:

Witte, F., de Zeeuw, M.P. & Brooks, E. 2010. Haplochromis brownae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T2194A9341151. Downloaded on 17 December 2015.


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