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Lichnochromis acuticeps

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Nomenclature changes in two Central American cichlids

Nomenclature changes in two Central American cichlids — A new paper by Rico Morgenstern brings to light facts that force important nomenclature changes for two well-known Central American cichlid species: Parachromis friedrichsthalii and P.... more

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Chuco intermedium

Chuco intermedium (Günther, 1862) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

One of the most distinguishable Central American Cichlids.

Parachromis multifasciatus

Parachromis multifasciatus (Regan, 1905) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

A cichlid that recovered its valid status after over 100 years.

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Our cichlid catalog — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

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09-Dec-2018, Picture: Cunningtonia longiventralis, Male at Cape Kachese, (Ad Konings)
09-Dec-2018, Picture: Cunningtonia longiventralis, Male at Isanga, (Ad Konings)
09-Dec-2018, Picture: Cunningtonia longiventralis, Male at Isanga, (Ad Konings)
09-Dec-2018, Picture: Cunningtonia longiventralis, Male at Isanga, (Ad Konings)
09-Dec-2018, Picture: Cunningtonia longiventralis, Male at Nausingili Island, (Ad Konings)
08-Dec-2018, Picture: Chalinochromis cyanophleps, Adult at Mvuna Island, (Ad Konings)
08-Dec-2018, Picture: Chalinochromis cyanophleps, Adult at Mvuna Island, (Ad Konings)
08-Dec-2018, Picture: Chalinochromis cyanophleps, Adult at Mvuna Island, (Ad Konings)
08-Dec-2018, Picture: Limnochromis auritus, Adult at Chituta Bay, (Ad Konings)

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