Labeo worthingtoni Fowler, 1958:11



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Labeo intermedius Worthington, 1933:298


Conservation Status


Last record: 1932

IUCN RedList status: Extinct



Lake Malawi


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Fowler, Henry Weed. (1958). Some new taxonomic names of fishlike vertebrates. Notulae Naturae 310: 1-16.

Other references:

Lévêque, C., and J. Daget. 1984. Cyprinidae. Pages 217-342 in J. Daget, J.-P. Gosse, and D. F. E. Thys van den Audenaerde, editors. Check-list of the freshwater fishes of Africa (CLOFFA), volume 1. ORSTOM, Paris, and MRAC, Tervuren, Belgium.

Reid, G. M. (1985). A revision of African species of Labeo (Pisces: Cyprinidae) and a re-definition of the genus. Verlag von J. Cramer, Braunschweig. 322 pp.

Tweddle, D. (2018). Labeo worthingtoni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018: e.T57507878A58341426. Accessed on 02 July 2022.

Worthington, E. B. (1933). The fishes of Lake Nyasa. Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1933: 285-316.


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