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Haplochromis melanopus


Haplochromis melanopus was originally described as Haplochromis melanopus by Regan in 1922. It belongs to the family Cichlidae and subfamily Pseudocrenilabrinae. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   melanopus
AuthorWI   Regan [C. T.]
AuthorNI   Regan
Qualification   ---
Year   1922
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cichliformes Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Pseudocrenilabrinae Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus   Haplochromis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Subfamily   Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus   Haplochromis
Original Name   Haplochromis        
Taxon Name   melanopus
Original Combination   Haplochromis melanopus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Haplochromis melanopus
OriginalSubGenus   Haplochromis
Original Author   Regan
Original AuthorWI   Regan [C. T.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1922
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Pseudocrenilabrinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Entebbe and Bunjako, Uganda, Lake Victoria [Victoria Nyanza].
Types   Syntypes: (7) BMNH 1906.5.30.471-473 (3) Entebbe, BMNH (4) Bunjako.
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond.
Citation   1922 (pt 1) (no. 9)
Page   165
Illustrations   Fig. 1

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Haplochromis melanopus
Current Species   melanopus
Current Genus Haplochromis
Current AuthorWI Regan [C. T.]
Current AuthorNI   Regan
Current Year   1922
Current Family Cichlidae
Current Subfamily
Pseudocrenilabrinae Pseudocrenilabrinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Haplochromis melanopus  Regan 1922. Cichlidae: Pseudocrenilabrinae.
Name History   •Valid as Haplochromis melanopus Regan 1922 -- (van Oijen et al. 1991:144 [ref. 20956]).

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breviceps Haplochromis breviceps Regan [C. T.] 1922Synonym
brevis Haplochromis brevis (Jubb [R. A.] 1968)Synonym
brevis Haplochromis brevis (Boulenger [G. A.] 1908)Synonym
brownae Haplochromis brownae Greenwood [P. H.] 1962Valid
bullatus Haplochromis bullatus Trewavas [E.] 1938Valid
burtoni Haplochromis burtoni (Günther [A.] 1894)Synonym
buysi Haplochromis buysi Penrith [M.-L.] 1970Synonym
bwathondii Haplochromis bwathondii Niemantsverdriet [P.] & Witte [F.] in de Zeeuw et al. 2010Valid
caeruleus Haplochromis caeruleus (Boulenger [G. A.] 1908)Synonym
callichromus Haplochromis callichromus Poll [M.] 1948Valid
callipterus Haplochromis callipterus (Günther [A.] 1894)Synonym
cancellus Haplochromis cancellus Greenwood [P. H.] 1963Synonym
carlottae Haplochromis carlottae (Boulenger [G. A.] 1905)Synonym
cassius Haplochromis cassius Greenwood [P. H.] & Barel [C. D. N.] 1978Valid
cavifrons Haplochromis cavifrons (Hilgendorf [F. M.] 1888)Valid
centropristoides Haplochromis centropristoides Nichols [J. T.] & LaMonte [F. R.] 1931Synonym
chilotes Haplochromis chilotes (Boulenger [G. A.] 1911)Valid
chlorochrous Haplochromis chlorochrous Greenwood [P. H.] & Gee [J. M.] 1969Valid
chromogynos Haplochromis chromogynos Greenwood [P. H.] 1959Valid
chrysogaster Haplochromis chrysogaster Trewavas [E.] 1935Synonym
chrysogynaion Haplochromis chrysogynaion van Oijen [M. J. P.] 1991Valid
chrysonotus Haplochromis chrysonotus (Boulenger [G. A.] 1908)Synonym
cinctus Haplochromis cinctus Greenwood [P. H.] & Gee [J. M.] 1969Valid
cinereus Haplochromis cinereus (Boulenger [G. A.] 1906)Valid
cnester Haplochromis cnester Witte [F.] & Witte-Maas [E. L. M.] 1981Valid
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