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Callochromis pleurospilus

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<i>Amatitlania siquia</i>, recognized as junior synonym of <i>Amatitlania nigrofasciata</i>

Amatitlania siquia, recognized as junior synonym of Amatitlania nigrofasciata — Bagley et al. (2016) prove that Amatitlania siquia is a junior synonym of A. nigrofasciata, but have not declared it so. Artigas Azas (2021:18) has recognized the synonymy and we... more

Species profile

Pseudotropheus perspicax

Pseudotropheus perspicax (Trewavas, 1935) — by Ad Konings

A very colorful but fierce little mbuna that has rarely been exported.

Andinoacara stalsbergi

Andinoacara stalsbergi Muzilová, Schindler & Staeck, 2009 — by Rico Morgenstern

There’s a good chance that this attractive species has a future in the aquarium hobby!.

Wonderful cichlids

Spawning strategies in cichlids part 1 – Mating seasons and patterns

Spawning strategies in cichlids part 1 – Mating seasons and patterns — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Unlike many fish species, cichlids exhibit parental care protecting eggs, wrigglers and fry, and many species develop sexual dimorphism and establish territories

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23-Apr-2021, Picture: Thorichthys maculipinnis, Breeding adult at Acatlan, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
23-Apr-2021, Picture: Thorichthys maculipinnis, Breeding female at Acatlan, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
23-Apr-2021, Picture: Thorichthys maculipinnis, Breeding female at Acatlan, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
23-Apr-2021, Picture: Thorichthys maculipinnis, Breeding pair at Acatlan, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
23-Apr-2021, Picture: Thorichthys maculipinnis, Breeding pair at Acatlan, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
22-Apr-2021, Picture: Paraneetroplus nebuliferus, Young adult in the current, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
22-Apr-2021, Picture: Paraneetroplus nebuliferus, Young adult in the current, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
22-Apr-2021, Picture: Paraneetroplus nebuliferus, Young adults in the current, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
22-Apr-2021, Picture: Paraneetroplus nebuliferus, Male guarding breeding cave, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)

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Otopharynx sp. 'golden blueface' (want)
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Amphilophus hogaboomorum (sell)
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