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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.

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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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23-Jan-2020, Species profile: Lufubuchromis relictus Schedel, Kupriyanov, Katongo & Schliewen, 2020 (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
23-Jan-2020, Species profile: Palaeoplex palimpsest Schedel, Kupriyanov, Katongo & Schliewen, 2020 (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
23-Jan-2020, Genus profile: Lufubuchromis Schedel, Kupriyanov, Katongo & Schliewen, 2020 (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
23-Jan-2020, Genus profile: Palaeoplex Schedel, Kupriyanov, Katongo & Schliewen, 2020 (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
23-Jan-2020, Picture: Cyprichromis sp. 'dwarf jumbo', males at Jakobsen Beach, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
23-Jan-2020, Picture: Cyprichromis sp. 'dwarf jumbo', School at Jakobsen Beach, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
23-Jan-2020, Picture: Cyprichromis sp. 'dwarf jumbo', Male at Jakobsen Beach, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
23-Jan-2020, Picture: Cyprichromis sp. 'dwarf jumbo', Female at Jakobsen Beach, (Tautvydas Pangonis)
23-Jan-2020, Picture: Grammatotria lemairii, Adult at Mahale Bandas, (Tautvydas Pangonis)

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