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Pelmatochromis ocellifer

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<i>Hemibates koningsi</i>, a new species of deep water Tanganyikan cichlid is described

Hemibates koningsi, a new species of deep water Tanganyikan cichlid is describedHemibates koningsi, a new species of deep water cichlid from Lake Tanganyika has been described by Frederic Schedel & Ulrich Schliewen in the journal Zootaxa. The new species is only known from... more

Species profile

Thorichthys helleri

Thorichthys helleri (Steindachner, 1864) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Thorichthys helleri is mostly found in areas of clear water in pools of oxygenated rivers and creeks.

Apistogramma allpahuayo

Apistogramma allpahuayo Römer et al, 2012 — by Mike Wise

Apistogramma allpahuayo is commonly sold under the name Apistogramma juruensis.

Editorial

C.A.R.E.S. program revamped!

C.A.R.E.S. program revamped! — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

This year has seen a refreshing view of one of the most popular conservation programs for aquarists available, the C.A.R.E.S. program envisioned and created by the charismatic Claudia Dickinson, who with the support of a large group of experts in all fish families sheltered under the program has brought new strength to fish conservation for everyone interested to participate, giving us a promise of a brighter future for many fish species

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18-Oct-2017, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Subadult at Kizumbi Rocks, (Ad Konings)
18-Oct-2017, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Subadult at Kizumbi Rocks, (Ad Konings)
18-Oct-2017, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Subadult at Mvuna Island, (Ad Konings)
18-Oct-2017, Picture: Cyprichromis sp. 'leptosoma jumbo', Male at Kisimba Rocks, (Ad Konings)
18-Oct-2017, Picture: Cyprichromis sp. 'leptosoma jumbo', Male at Kisimba Rocks, (Ad Konings)
17-Oct-2017, Species profile: Thorichthys helleri (Steindachner, 1864) (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
17-Oct-2017, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Adult at Katondo, (Ad Konings)
17-Oct-2017, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Female at Halembe, (Ad Konings)
17-Oct-2017, Picture: Cyphotilapia frontosa, Male at Halembe, (Ad Konings)

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