Are these the same fish?

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Are these the same fish?

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Is Melanochromis Loriae a new scientific name/collection point for Melanochromis Parallelus ; or are they the same fish?
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Re: Are these the same fish?

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Hi Kyboy,

Melanochromis parallelus is now Melanochromis loriae. It is found around 12 different places in the Lake Malawi. They are the same fish.

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