Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Context: Aquarism Ichthyology

utaka

A cluster of species of planktivorous haplochrornine cichlids in Lake Malawi that feed in open water; typically they are silvery and elongate

Reference

Barlow, George W.. 2002. "The Cichlid Fishes (Nature's Grand Experiment in Evolution)". Perseus Publishing. pp. 352 pp. (crc03927) (abstract)

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