Male in the aquarium
Male of Haplochromis vittatus from Lake Kivu [Democratic Republic of Congo] in the aquarium of Oliver Lucanus [Canada].Photo by Oliver Lucanus. (09-May-2017).

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Haplochromini

Genus
Haplochromis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
07-Mar-2008

Haplochromis vittatus (Boulenger, 1901)


Original description as Paratilapia vittata:

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1901. "Diagnoses of new fishes discovered by Mr. J. E. S. Moore in lakes Tanganyika and Kivu". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (Ser. 7) pp. 1-6 (crc00034)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Haplochromis vittatus 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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