The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Haplochromis cinctus Greenwood & Gee, 1969



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1982

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Lake Victoria


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Greenwood, P. H. and Gee, J. M. (1969). A revision of the Lake Victoria Haplochromis species (Pisces, Cichlidae), Part VII. Bulletin British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 18(1): 1-65.


Other references:

Witte, F., de Zeeuw, M. P. and Brooks, E. (2010). Haplochromis cinctus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T185819A8484283. Downloaded on 17 December 2015.


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