Haplochromis estor Regan, 1929



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Prognathochromis estor (Regan, 1929)


Conservation Status


IUCN status: Data Deficient



Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Regan, Charles T. (1929). New cichlid fishes from lakes Victoria, Kioga, and Albert. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Including Zoology, Botany and Geology, Being a Continuation of the 'Magazine of Botany and Zoology', and of Louden and Charlesworth's 'Magazine of Natural History', Series 10 3: 388-392.

Other references:

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

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


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