The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Haplochromis heusinkveldi Witte & Witte-Maas, 1987

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Haplochromis "heusinkveldi" Barel, 1983

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1985

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

Distribution

Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Witte, F. and Witte-Maas, E.L.M. (1987). Implications for taxonomy and functional morphology of intraspecific variation in haplochromine cichlids of Lake Victoria. With descriptions of five zooplanktivorous species. In: F. Witte (ed.), From form to fishery, pp. 1-83. PhD thesis, Leiden University.

 

Other references:

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

Witte, F. and Witte-Maas, E.L.M. 1987. Implications for taxonomy and functional morphology of intraspecific variation in haplochromine cichlids of Lake Victoria. With descriptions of five zooplanktivorous species. In: F. Witte (ed.), From form to fishery, pp. 1-83. PhD thesis, Leiden University.

Witte, F., Msuku, B.S., Wanink, J.H., Seehausen, O., Katunzi, E.F.B., Goudswaard, P.C. and Goldschmidt, T. 2000. Recovery of cichlid species in Lake Victoria: an examination of factors leading to differntial extinction. Reviews in Fish Biology & Fisheries 10: 233-241.

https://openaccess.leidenuniv.nl/bitstream/handle/1887/24377/03.pdf?sequence=12

 

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