Freshly collected male from Nwanza Gulf
A male of an individual of Haplochromis gowersii freshly collected at Mwanza Gulf [Tanzania]. The fish belongs to the anker and Barel 1977 collection and remain preserved at the British Museum of Natural History.Photo by Anker, G.C. & Barel, C.N.D.. determiner Frans Witte

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Haplochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
30-Jun-2007

Haplochromis gowersii (Trewavas, 1928)


Original description as Haplochromis gowersii:

ZooBank:4722B349-E81D-4A9F-8688-8FF9B5ECD475.

  • Trewavas, Ethelwynn. 1928. "Descriptions of five new cichlid fishes of the genus Haplochromis from Lake Victoria". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. Series 10; pp. 93-95 (crc00362)

Conservation: Haplochromis gowersii is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (DD) data deficient (2010).

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