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Five new species of <i>Ortochromis</i> are described

Five new species of Ortochromis are described — Five new species of small current loving cichlids of the genus Ortochromis from East Africa have been described by Frederic Schedel, Emmanuel Vreven, Bauchet Manda, Emmanuel Abwe, Auguste Manda... more

Species profile

Copadichromis geertsi

Copadichromis geertsi Konings, 1999 — by Ad Konings

A spectacular species of really deep waters.

Metriaclima fainzilberi

Metriaclima fainzilberi (Staeck, 1976) — by Ad Konings

M. fainzilberi produces some of the most attractive 'Marmalade Cats'.

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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17-Sep-2018, Picture: Labidochromis sp. 'hongi', Young in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
17-Sep-2018, Picture: Labidochromis sp. 'hongi', Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
17-Sep-2018, Picture: Labidochromis sp. 'hongi', Large male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
17-Sep-2018, Picture: Labidochromis sp. 'hongi', Large male close-up in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
16-Sep-2018, Picture: Labidochromis sp. 'hongi', Male facing in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
16-Sep-2018, Picture: Labidochromis sp. 'hongi', Male close-up in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
16-Sep-2018, Picture: Labidochromis sp. 'hongi', Male displaying in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
16-Sep-2018, Picture: Labidochromis sp. 'hongi', Male yawning in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
15-Sep-2018, Picture: Labidochromis sp. 'hongi', Female mouthbrooding in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)

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