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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

Genus profile

Maskaheros

Maskaheros McMahan & Piller, 2015 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Allgayer had already refered Cichlasoma regani as the sister species of Vieja argentea.

Species profile

Maskaheros regani

Maskaheros regani (Miller, 1974) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

One more jewel of the rainforest streams of the Tehuantepec isthmus.

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Establishing relationships

Establishing relationships — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

A summarized view of the different techniques used to obtain the phylogenetic trees depicting how evolution happened

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21-Jan-2020, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Subadult at Cape Bangwe, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
21-Jan-2020, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Male at Miyako Point, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
21-Jan-2020, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Adult at Namansi, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
21-Jan-2020, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Adult at Nondwa Point, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
21-Jan-2020, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Adult at Nondwa Point, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
20-Jan-2020, Picture: Metriaclima sp. 'zebra gold', Male facing in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
20-Jan-2020, Picture: Metriaclima sp. 'zebra gold', Female in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
20-Jan-2020, Picture: Metriaclima sp. 'zebra gold', Portrait of a male, (Patrick Tawil)
19-Jan-2020, Picture: Metriaclima sp. 'zebra gold', Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)

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