Haplochromis longirostris Hilgendorf, 1888



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Prognathochromis longirostris (Hilgendorf, 1888)


Conservation Status

Last record: 1985

IUCN status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda


Biology & Ecology










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. v. 9; n. 4; pp. 139-214

Witte, F., de Zeeuw, M.P. & Brooks, E. (2010). Haplochromis longirostris. 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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