The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Haplochromis flavipinnis (Boulenger, 1906)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Prognathochromis flavipinnis (Boulenger, 1906)


Conservation Status

Last record: 1984

IUCN status: Critically Endangered



Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda


Biology & Ecology










Greenwood, Peter Humphry. (1962). A revision of the Lake Victoria Haplochromis species (Pisces, Cichlidae), Part V. Bulletin British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 9(4): 139-214.

Witte, F., de Zeeuw, M.P. & Brooks, E. (2010). Haplochromis flavipinnis. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 31 May 2013.


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