The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Haplochromis spekii Boulenger, 1906



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Haplochromis serranoidus Regan 1922; Harpagochromis spekii (Boulenger, 1906)


Conservation Status

Last record: 1992

IUCN Redlist status: Data Deficient



Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda


Biology & Ecology










Regan, C. T. (1922). The cichlid fishes of Lake Victoria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1922: 157-191.

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


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