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Vieja melanura

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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

Vieja bifasciata

Vieja bifasciata (Steindachner, 1864) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Two defined geographical morphs of this species are known, yellow and red.

Apistogramma nijsseni

Apistogramma nijsseni Kullander, 1979 — by Piotr Koba

The Peruvian panda dwarf cichlid.

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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20-Sep-2017, Picture: Amphilophus astorquii, Young adult in Lake Apoyo, (Ad Konings)
20-Sep-2017, Picture: Amphilophus astorquii, Young adults in Lake Apoyo, (Ad Konings)
20-Sep-2017, Picture: Amphilophus astorquii, Group in Lake Apoyo, (Ad Konings)
20-Sep-2017, Picture: Amphilophus astorquii, Fry in Lake Apoyo, (Ad Konings)
20-Sep-2017, Picture: Amphilophus astorquii, Male with fry in Lake Apoyo, (Ad Konings)
20-Sep-2017, Picture: Amphilophus astorquii, Female with fry in Lake Apoyo, (Ad Konings)
19-Sep-2017, Picture: Lethrinops lethrinus, Female in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
19-Sep-2017, Picture: Lethrinops lethrinus, Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
19-Sep-2017, Picture: Lethrinops lethrinus, Female in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)

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