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Mylochromis gracilis

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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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23-Sep-2017, Picture: Aulonocara jacobfreibergi, Female in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
23-Sep-2017, Picture: Aulonocara jacobfreibergi, Young male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
23-Sep-2017, Picture: Aulonocara jacobfreibergi, Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
23-Sep-2017, Picture: Aulonocara jacobfreibergi, Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
22-Sep-2017, Picture: Copadichromis likomae, Male at Luwala Reef, (Ad Konings)
22-Sep-2017, Picture: Copadichromis likomae, Freshly collected male, (Ad Konings)
22-Sep-2017, Picture: Copadichromis likomae, Male at Ntekete, (Ad Konings)
22-Sep-2017, Picture: Copadichromis likomae, Male at Chewere, (Ad Konings)
21-Sep-2017, Picture: Copadichromis likomae, Group at Chinuni, (Ad Konings)

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