Male in the aquarium
A male of Haplochromis xenognathus from Lake Victoria in the aquarium.Photo by Mark Smith. (22-Feb-2005).

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Haplochromis

Status
valid


Haplochromis xenognathus Greenwood, 1957


Original description as Haplochromis xenognathus:

ZooBank:CBEADAE6-1ED7-47BB-94E9-46E7E2310970.

  • Greenwood, Peter Humphry. 1957. "A Revision of the Lake Victoria Haplochromis Species (Pisces, Cichlidae) part II. H. sauvagei (Pfeffer), H. prodromus Trewavas, H. granti Blgr., and H. xenognathus sp. n.". Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology Series. v. 5; n. 4; pp. 75-97 (crc01233)

Conservation: Haplochromis xenognathus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2010).

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