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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

Vieja hartwegi

Vieja hartwegi (Taylor & Miller, 1980) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

A species with an enigmatic relationship with the syntopic Vieja breidohri.

Lufubuchromis relictus

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

The two older lineages of the Pseudocrenilabrus group.

Editorial

The obscure case of Oscura heterospilla

The obscure case of Oscura heterospilla — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

A new monotypic genus of Middle American cichlid was proposed in 2015 to classify Cichlasoma heterospilum. In this article I argue that the data on which the classification was based is insufficient and not solid, and that perhaps a rush decision was made

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28-Feb-2020, Picture: Paracyprichromis brieni, Male at Hapa Ingii Fara, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
28-Feb-2020, Picture: Paracyprichromis brieni, Male at Jakobsen Beach, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
28-Feb-2020, Picture: Paracyprichromis nigripinnis, Male at Kungwe Point, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
28-Feb-2020, Picture: Paracyprichromis nigripinnis, Male in Lubugwe Bay, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
28-Feb-2020, Picture: Paracyprichromis nigripinnis, Male at Mawimbi, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
28-Feb-2020, Added index of: Buntbarsche Bulletin(303) (Daryl Hutchins)
27-Feb-2020, Picture: Ophthalmotilapia ventralis, Male at Kekese, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
27-Feb-2020, Picture: Ophthalmotilapia ventralis, School at Kekese, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
27-Feb-2020, Picture: Ophthalmotilapia ventralis, Male at Kungwe Point, (Tautvydas Pangonis)

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