Freshly collected at Lake Edward
The pronounced premaxillary appendage on this freshly caught cichlid suggests it is Haplochromis angustifrons.Photo by Lawrence Kent. (16-Feb-2011).

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Haplochromis

Status
valid


Haplochromis angustifrons (Boulenger, 1914)


Original description as Haplochromis angustifrons:

ZooBank:B95A4DCF-99FB-4C6F-800E-5CFF0BD68391.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1914. "Unterordnung: Acanthopterygii. Fam. Cichlidae". Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Zentral-Afrika-Expedition 1907-1908, Zoologie. Band 5, pp. 253-259 (crc00952)

Conservation: Haplochromis angustifrons is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006).

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