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Amatitlania sp. 'honduran red point'

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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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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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23-Feb-2020, Editorial: The obscure case of Oscura heterospilla (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
23-Feb-2020, Picture: Ophthalmotilapia nasuta, Male at Halembe, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
23-Feb-2020, Picture: Ophthalmotilapia nasuta, Males in Kaswente Bay, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
23-Feb-2020, Picture: Ophthalmotilapia nasuta, Male at Luagala Point, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
23-Feb-2020, Picture: Ophthalmotilapia nasuta, Male at Lyamembe, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
23-Feb-2020, Picture: Ophthalmotilapia ventralis, Male at Mvuna Island, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
22-Feb-2020, Picture: Neolamprologus ventralis, Adult at Namansi, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
22-Feb-2020, Picture: Ophthalmotilapia boops, Male at Katondo, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
22-Feb-2020, Picture: Ophthalmotilapia boops, Male at Mtosi, (Tautvydas Pangonis)

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