Illustration
Illustration of Haplochromis tyrianthinus as it appears on Fig. 25 page 40 of Greenwood, P.H. 1974 The Cichlid Fishes of Lake Victoria: The biology and evolution of a species flock. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology Supplement.Photo by anonymous . Sent by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Haplochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
15-Sep-2007

Haplochromis tyrianthinus Greenwood & Gee, 1969


Original description as Haplochromis tyrianthinus:

ZooBank:776A216B-21DF-4E9C-AF13-384B3FB826CF.

  • Greenwood, Peter Humphry & J. M. Gee. 1969. "A revision of the Lake Victoria Haplochromis species (Pisces, Cichlidae), part VII". Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology Series. v. 18; n. 1; pp. 1-65 (crc01014)

Conservation: Haplochromis tyrianthinus 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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