Haplochromis parorthostoma Greenwood, 1967



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Pyxichromis parorthostoma (Greenwood, 1967)


Conservation Status

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient



Lake Victoria, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Greenwood, P. H. (1967). A revision of the Lake Victoria Haplochromis species (Pisces, Cichlidae), Part VI. Bulletin British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 15: 29-119.


Other references:

Witte, F. & de Zeeuw, M.P. (2010). Pyxichromis parorthostoma. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 01 June 2013.


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