Haplochromis spekii

Haplochromis spekii

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Cichliformes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Ovalentaria
Superordo: Cichlomorphae
Ordo: Cichliformes

Familia: Cichlidae
Subfamilia: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Tribus: Haplochromini
Genus: Haplochromis
Species: Haplochromis spekii

Name edit

Haplochromis spekii (Boulenger, 1906)

Lectotype: BMNH 1911.3.27.17. [Paralectotypes: BMNH 1904.5.19.52-53 (2)]. Lectotype designated by Greenwood, 1967:32.

Type locality: Victoria Nile, Uganda.

Synonyms edit

  • Haplochromis serranoides Regan, 1922
  • Haplochromis serranus (non Pfeffer, 1896)
  • Harpagochromis spekei (Boulenger, 1906)
  • Harpagochromis spekii (Boulenger, 1906)
  • Paratilapia serranus (Pfeffer, 1896)
  • Pelmatochromis speki Boulenger, 1906
  • Pelmatochromis spekii Boulenger, 1906

References edit

  • Regan, C.T. 1922: The cichlid fishes of Lake Victoria. Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London, 1922 (pt 1)(9): 157–191, Pls. 1-4.
  • van Oijen, M.J.P. 1996: The generic classification of the haplochromine cichlids of Lake Victoria, East Africa. Zoologische Verhandelingen (Leiden), 302: 57–110.
  • Haplochromis spekii in FishBase,
    Froese, R. & Pauly, D. (eds.) 2024. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication, www.fishbase.org, version 10/2023.