RSS WHAT'S NEW: What is new in the Cichlid Room Companion.

New additions to the Cichlid Room Companion for the past three months, you can as well consult older additions by following the links at the lower part of the page


What is new?























*01-Jan-2017


*31-Dec-2016

New cichlid pictures:
Apistogramma hongsloi, Female in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Chortiheros wesseli, Male in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Gymnogeophagus gymnogenys, Male in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Gymnogeophagus rhabdotus, Male in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Gymnogeophagus gymnogenys, Male in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Gymnogeophagus mekinos, Male in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Gymnogeophagus gymnogenys, Adult in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)

*30-Dec-2016

New cichlid pictures:
Chuco godmanni, Male in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Chuco godmanni, Female in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Chuco godmanni, Pair in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Chuco godmanni, Male in the aquarium (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Chuco godmanni, Portrait of a male (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)





*25-Dec-2016

New cichlid pictures:
Otopharynx argyrosoma, Male at Liuli (Ad Konings)
Otopharynx argyrosoma, Freshly collected male (Ad Konings)
Otopharynx sp. 'argyrosoma deep', Freshly collected adults (George Turner)
Otopharynx sp. 'auromarginatus stripe', Freshly collected adult (George Turner)
Otopharynx sp. 'blue flat-jaw', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'brooksi nkhata', Freshly collected adult (Martin Genner)
Otopharynx sp. 'flat jaw', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'heterodon ikombe', Adult at Matema (Ad Konings)
Otopharynx sp. 'red flat-jaw', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'golf-head blue', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'molariform striped', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'high fin', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'high fin', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'circle', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'decorus featherfin', Male at Kande Island (Ad Konings)
Otopharynx sp. 'decorus featherfin', Male at Kande Island (Ad Konings)
Otopharynx sp. 'decorus featherfin', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'elongate-spot tanzania', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'high-fin low-GR', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'tetraspilus molariform', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'tetraspilus molariform', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'round head', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)
Otopharynx sp. 'heterodon low-spot', Preserved specimen (John S. Sparks)






















*03-Dec-2016

New cichlid pictures:
Vieja breidohri, Preserved specimen (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)








*25-Nov-2016

New species of Iranocichla proposed

A new species of Iranocichla from Iran has been proposed by Hamid Reza Esmaeili, Golnaz Sayyadzadeh and Ole Seehausen in the journal ZooKeys. The range of the until now monotypic Iranocichla is composed by four small rivers flowing to ... more


Updated species profile for:
Astatotilapia tchadensis Trape, 2016 (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)

New cichlid pictures:
Petrochromis fasciolatus, Juvenile at Kalambo Lodge (Ad Konings)
Petrochromis fasciolatus, Adult at Moliro (Ad Konings)
Petrochromis fasciolatus, Male at Kalambo Lodge (Ad Konings)
Petrochromis fasciolatus, Young adult feeding at Kalambo Lodge (Ad Konings)
Petrochromis sp. 'giant', Group at Fulwe Rocks (Ad Konings)

*24-Nov-2016

New species of Astatotilapia from the Sahara desert

A new species of Astatotilapia, A. tchadensis has been recently described from Lake Boukou, one of the Ounianga Serir lakes in one the very few permanent aquatic ecosystems still existing in the most arid parts of the Sahara desert in ... more


New cichlid pictures:
Petrochromis famula, Young adult at Kambwebwe (Ad Konings)
Petrochromis sp. 'giant', Male at Fulwe Rocks (Ad Konings)
Petrochromis famula, Male at Wampembe (Ad Konings)
Petrochromis famula, Adults at Kalambo Lodge (Ad Konings)






*18-Nov-2016

Updated species profile for:
Amphilophus trimaculatus (Günther, 1867) (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)

New cichlid pictures:
Petrochromis ephippium, Male at Kantalamba (Ad Konings)
Petrochromis ephippium, Male at Kapemba (Ad Konings)
Petrochromis ephippium, Adult at Kapemba (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
Petrochromis ephippium, Adult at Kapemba (Manuel Salazar González)
Petrochromis ephippium, Male at Karilani Island (Ad Konings)