Upper blue fish: A male Copadichromis verduyni from north of the Nsinje River, Malawi (near the Mozambique border). Upper plain fish: A female C. verduyni from Fort Maguire, Malawi (the type locality of the species, on the east shore north of Makanjila). Lower blue fish: A male C. verduyni from Masinje, Malawi (near the Mozambique border). Lower plain fish: A C. verduyni from Masinje, photo labeled as female but looks like possibly a sexually quiescent male. Photos by Ad Konings, from the original description (Konings, 1990); reproduced by permission of Ad Konings and of T.F.H. Publications, Inc.
Last Update: 24 May 1998
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