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A new species of <i>Cichla</i> from the Essequibo River described

A new species of Cichla from the Essequibo River described — A new species of Cichla from the Essequibo River channel in Guyana and Venezuela has been described by Mark H. Sabaj Pérez and a group of researchers in the Proceedings of the Academy of... more

Genus profile

Heterotilapia

Heterotilapia Regan, 1920 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Distinguished from Tilapia by a very characteristic pharyngeal dentition.

Species profile

Mylochromis mola

Mylochromis mola (Trewavas, 1935) — by Ad Konings

M. mola is a recognizable and common appearance in intermediate habitats.

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-Mar-2020, Picture: Xenotilapia spilopterus, Adults at Jakobsen Beach, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
28-Mar-2020, Picture: Xenotilapia spilopterus, Adult at Kekese, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
28-Mar-2020, Picture: Xenotilapia spilopterus, Adult at Nondwa Point, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
28-Mar-2020, Picture: Xenotilapia spilopterus, School at Nondwa Point, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
27-Mar-2020, Picture: Xenotilapia ochrogenys, Male at Mahale Bandas, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
27-Mar-2020, Picture: Xenotilapia ochrogenys, Male at Sibwesa, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
27-Mar-2020, Picture: Xenotilapia sp. 'papilio sunflower', Adult at Katondo, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
27-Mar-2020, Picture: Xenotilapia sp. 'papilio sunflower', Adult at Namansi, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
26-Mar-2020, Picture: Xenotilapia ochrogenys, Adults in Bilinge Bay, (Tautvydas Pangonis)

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