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* 10-Oct-2011

Two new species of Stigmatochromis described Two new species of Stigmatochromis described
By Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Two new species of Stigmatochromis from southern Lake Malaŵi have been described by Jay R. Stauffer Jra, Rachel M. Cleaver-Yodera, and Ad Konings, namely Stigmatochromis macrorhynchos and Stigmatochromis melanchros, the paper appearing today in the Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.

Stauffer, Jay Richard Jr. & R.M. Cleaver-Yoder & A. Konings. 2011. "Two new species of Stigmatochromis (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malaŵi, Africa". Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. v. 124(n. 3), pp. 212-222. DOI: 10.2988/10-30.1 (crc03872) (abstract)