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Tropheus brichardi

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New species of <i>Apistogramma</i> from Colombia described

New species of Apistogramma from Colombia described — A new species of Apistogramma from the lower Atabapo drainage in Colombia has been described by Wolfgang Staeck and Ingo Schindler in the journal Vertebrate Zoology. The new species A.... more

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Telmatochromis sp. \'dhonti yellow\'

Telmatochromis sp. 'dhonti yellow' — by Ad Konings

An interesting little cichlid that has not yet been introduced to the hobby.

Placidochromis electra

Placidochromis electra (Burgess, 1979) — by Ad Konings

A very characteristic and peaceful species from the open sandy bottoms of Lake Malawi.

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Cichlid binominal names, how are they chosen?

Cichlid binominal names, how are they chosen? — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

In this article I talk about the principles and rules that have to be followed when applying scientific binomial names to organisms

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19-Sep-2019, Picture: Vieja maculicauda, Adult in the aquarium, (Keisdo Shimabukuro)
18-Sep-2019, Picture: Wajpamheros nourissati, Adult in the aquarium, (Keisdo Shimabukuro)
18-Sep-2019, Picture: Wajpamheros nourissati, Portrait of an adult, (Keisdo Shimabukuro)
18-Sep-2019, Picture: Wajpamheros nourissati, Young adult in the aquarium, (Keisdo Shimabukuro)
18-Sep-2019, Picture: Wajpamheros nourissati, Adult in the aquarium, (Keisdo Shimabukuro)
18-Sep-2019, Picture: Wajpamheros nourissati, Frontal view of an adult, (Keisdo Shimabukuro)
17-Sep-2019, Picture: Stigmatochromis pholidophorus, Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
17-Sep-2019, Picture: Stigmatochromis pholidophorus, Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
17-Sep-2019, Picture: Stigmatochromis pholidophorus, Male portrait in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)

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