Thoracochromis wingatii 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Cichlidae

Scientific Name: Thoracochromis wingatii (Boulenger, 1902)
Regional Assessments:
Haplochromis wingatii (Boulenger, 1902)
Paratilapia wingatii Boulenger, 1902

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2009-05-01
Assessor(s): Getahun, A.
Reviewer(s): Snoeks, J., Tweddle, D., Getahun, A., Lalèyè, P., Paugy, D., Zaiss, R., Fishar, M.R.A & Brooks, E.
Due to limited information on this species distribution, abundance and threats, this species is categorised as Data Deficient.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is known the length of the Nile.

Northern Africa: It is present throughout the Nile in Egypt.

Northeast Africa: It is known from Bahr el Jebel, This species is known from upper White Nile, Sudan.
Countries occurrence:
Egypt; South Sudan; Sudan
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Population [top]

Population:No information available.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This is a benthopelagic species.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No information available.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Citation: Getahun, A. 2010. Thoracochromis wingatii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T182516A7902272. . Downloaded on 16 October 2018.
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