Haplochromis vonlinnei van Oijen & de Zeeuw, 2008



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1980

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Lake Victoria


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

van Oijen, M.J.P. and de Zeeuw, M.P. 2008. Haplochromis vonlinnei spec. nov., a new piscivorous haplochromine cichlid (Teleostei, Perciformes) from the Mwanza Gulf area of Lake Victoria, Tanzania. Zoologische Mededelingen 82(17): 167-175.


Other references:

Witte, F., de Zeeuw, M.P. & Brooks, E. 2010. Haplochromis vonlinnei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T185813A8483086. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2010-3.RLTS.T185813A8483086.en. Downloaded on 20 December 2015.


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