The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Haplochromis phytophagus Greenwood, 1966 (1965?)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Xystichromis phytophagus (Greenwood, 1966)

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1996

IUCN status: Data Deficient

 

Distribution

Lake Victoria, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Greenwood, P. H. (1965). Two new species of Haplochromis (Pisces, Cichlidae) from Lake Victoria. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 8: 303-318.

 

Other references:

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

 

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