The single cichlid fish from Lake Victoria on which Nichols & LaMonte (1938) based their new species Tilapia labriforma was re-examined. It turned out to be a haplochromine cichlid. The specimen is redescribed and compared to similar species from Lake Victoria.

Cichlidae, Haplochromis labriformus, redescription, Lake Victoria
Zoologische Mededelingen

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Naturalis journals & series

van Oijen, M.J.P, & Witte, F. (2003). A redescription of Haplochromis labriformus (Nichols & LaMonte, 1938). Zoologische Mededelingen, 77, 15-36, 473–479.