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Male at Ngwazi

Metriaclima sciasma

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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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13-Dec-2017, Picture: Petrochromis sp. 'macrognathus rainbow', Subadult at Mvuna Island, (Ad Konings)
13-Dec-2017, Picture: Petrochromis sp. 'orthognathus ikola', Male at Mkangazi, (Ad Konings)
13-Dec-2017, Picture: Petrochromis sp. 'orthognathus ikola', Male at Mkangazi, (Ad Konings)
13-Dec-2017, Picture: Petrochromis orthognathus, Male at Katumbi Point, (Ad Konings)
13-Dec-2017, Picture: Petrochromis orthognathus, Male at Mkuyu Point, (Ad Konings)
13-Dec-2017, Illustration: Labidochromis vellicans, Male from Mumbo Island, (Dave Voorvelt)
12-Dec-2017, Picture: Petrochromis sp. 'macrognathus rainbow', Male at Mtego Bay, (Ad Konings)
12-Dec-2017, Picture: Petrochromis sp. 'macrognathus rainbow', Male at Mtego Bay, (Ad Konings)
12-Dec-2017, Picture: Petrochromis sp. 'macrognathus rainbow', Female at Mtego Bay, (Ad Konings)

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