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Haplochromis vittatus

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Osteichthyes
Classis: Actinopterygii
Subclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Ordo: Perciformes
Subordo: Labroidei
Familia: Cichlidae
Subfamilia: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Tribus: Haplochromini
Genus: Haplochromis
Species: Haplochromis vittatus


Haplochromis vittatus (Boulenger, 1901)

Syntypes: BMNH 1906.9.6.58-60 (3), MNHN 1903-0166 [ex BMNH] (1).

Type locality: Lake Kivu.


* Haplochromis vittatus nigroides (Pellegrin, 1935)
* Paratilapia vittata Boulenger, 1901
* Paratilapia vittata nigroides Pellegrin, 1935
* Prognathochromis vittatus (Boulenger, 1901)


* Boulenger, G.A. 1901: Diagnoses of new fishes discovered by Mr. J. E. S. Moore in lakes Tanganyika and Kivu. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 7), 7(37): 1-6.
* van Oijen, M.J.P. 1996: The generic classification of the haplochromine cichlids of Lake Victoria, East Africa. Zoologische Verhandelingen (Leiden), 302: 57-110.
* FishBase link : species Haplochromis vittatus (Mirror site)

Haplochromis vittatus is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family. It is endemic to Lake Kivu in East Africa.

Snoeks, J. 2005. Haplochromis vittatus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 4 August 2007.

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