Katavi mouthbrooder

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Katavi mouthbrooder
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cichliformes
Family: Cichlidae
Genus: Haplochromis
Species: H. katavi
Binomial name
Haplochromis katavi
Seegers, 1996

The Katavi mouthbrooder (Haplochromis katavi) is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Tanzania where it is found in the Lake Rukwa drainage. This species can reach a length of 9.9 centimetres (3.9 in) TL.[2]


  1. ^ Hanssens, M. & Snoeks, J. 2006. Haplochromis katavi. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 18 April 2013.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Haplochromis katavi" in FishBase. February 2013 version.