Haplochromis turkanae

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Haplochromis turkanae
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cichliformes
Family: Cichlidae
Genus: Haplochromis
H. turkanae
Binomial name
Haplochromis turkanae
Greenwood, 1974

Thoracochromis turkanae (Greenwood, 1974)

Haplochromis turkanae (Turkana haplochromis) also known in brief as Turkana haplo, is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Turkana. This species reaches a length of 8.6 centimetres (3.4 in) SL.[2]


  1. ^ Odhiambo, E.A. & Hanssens, M. (2006). "Haplochromis turkanae". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2006: e.T60506A12371462. Retrieved 13 December 2018.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Haplochromis turkanae" in FishBase. February 2013 version.