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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

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Lufubuchromis relictus

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

The two older lineages of the Pseudocrenilabrus group.

Palaeoplex palimpsest

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

One of the two older lineages of Pseudocrenilabrus.

Editorial

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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25-Jan-2020, Editorial: Two new riverine cichlid monotypic genera, is the genus concept being extended? (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
25-Jan-2020, Picture: Eretmodus cyanostictus, Adult at Mtosi, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
25-Jan-2020, Picture: Eretmodus marksmithi, Male at Kalugunga, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
25-Jan-2020, Picture: Eretmodus marksmithi, Adult in Kaswente Bay, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
25-Jan-2020, Picture: Eretmodus marksmithi, Adult at Luagala Point (north), (Tautvydas Pangonis)
25-Jan-2020, Picture: Interochromis loocki, Adult at Cape Bangwe, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
24-Jan-2020, Wonderful cichlids: What is a species (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
24-Jan-2020, Picture: Ectodus sp. 'north', Females in Bilinge Bay, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
24-Jan-2020, Picture: Ectodus sp. 'north', Male at Mahale Bandas, (Tautvydas Pangonis)

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