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Two new species of shell-dwelling Lake Malawi cichlids described

Two new species of shell-dwelling Lake Malawi cichlids described — Two new species of small shell-dwelling mbuna cichlids from Lake Malawi have been described in the journal Zootaxa (5052(3):419–432 — 15-Oct-2021) by Torin A. Miller, Ad Konings and Jay Stauffer.... more

New genus profile

Lamprologus

Lamprologus Schilthuis, 1890 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Lamprologus sensu stricto should be confined to the riverine species found in the Congo basin.

New species profile

Microdontochromis tenuidentatus

Microdontochromis tenuidentatus (Poll, 1951) — by Ad Konings

An intriguing shoal-forming monogamous cichlid.

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Our catalog: Genera distribution maps

Our catalog: Genera distribution maps — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

In this issue I will cover genera distribution maps, which is a great way of understanding the distribution of the most closely related species

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19-Jan-2022, Species profile: Mylochromis ericotaenia (Regan, 1922) (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
19-Jan-2022, Picture: Cynotilapia sp. 'lion', Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
19-Jan-2022, Picture: Cynotilapia sp. 'lion', Female in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
19-Jan-2022, Picture: Cynotilapia sp. 'lion', Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
19-Jan-2022, Picture: Cynotilapia sp. 'lion', Head picture of a female, (Patrick Tawil)
19-Jan-2022, Picture: Cynotilapia sp. 'lion', Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
18-Jan-2022, Species profile: Mylochromis sphaerodon (Regan, 1922) (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
18-Jan-2022, Picture: Altolamprologus compressiceps, Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
18-Jan-2022, Picture: Altolamprologus compressiceps, Female in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)

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