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Tropheus sp. 'viridescens'

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Two new genera and species of riverine cichlids from Zambia have been described

Two new genera and species of riverine cichlids from Zambia have been described — Two new species of Pseudocrenilabrini riverine cichlids from Zambia have been described by Frederic D.B. Schedel, V.M.S. Kupriyanov, C. Katongo, and Uldrich Schliewen in the journal Zootaxa. Each one... more

Species profile

Lufubuchromis relictus

Lufubuchromis relictus Schedel, Kupriyanov, Katongo & Schliewen, 2020 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

The two older lineages of the Pseudocrenilabrus group.

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Palaeoplex

Palaeoplex Schedel, Kupriyanov, Katongo & Schliewen, 2020 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Palaeoplex is hardly distinguished from Pseudocrenilabrus.

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Two new riverine cichlid monotypic genera, is the genus concept being extended?

Two new riverine cichlid monotypic genera, is the genus concept being extended? — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Two new monotypic genus from Zambia in the Pseudocrenilabrus phylogenetic branch have been described, the reason for their classification in separate genera, the close relationship between them and a view of traditional monotypic genera are given

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19-Feb-2020, Picture: Neolamprologus pulcher, Adult at Hapa Ingii Fara, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
19-Feb-2020, Picture: Neolamprologus pulcher, Pair at Jakobsen Beach, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
19-Feb-2020, Picture: Neolamprologus pulcher, Adult at Kekese, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
19-Feb-2020, Picture: Neolamprologus pulcher, Adult at Luagala Point (north), (Tautvydas Pangonis)
19-Feb-2020, Picture: Neolamprologus pulcher, Adult in Lubugwe Bay, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
18-Feb-2020, Picture: Metriaclima sp. 'daktari', Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
18-Feb-2020, Picture: Metriaclima sp. 'daktari', Female in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
18-Feb-2020, Picture: Metriaclima sp. 'daktari', Pair in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
18-Feb-2020, Picture: Metriaclima sp. 'daktari', Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)

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