Pseudotropheus minutus, photo by Ad Konings
 

The attractive little cichlid illustrated above is Pseudotropheus minutus, according to Ad Konings, who took the photograph. Photos of some of the original type material are given below.
 

Pseudotropheus minutus, a syntype; photo copyright 1997 by M. K. Oliver
Pseudotropheus minutus, one of the five syntypes (BMNH 1956.9.4: 2-6). Scroll down for a photo of four of the syntypes, showing some of the range of variation in Fryer's material. Black and white photos copyright © 1997 by M. K. Oliver.

Pseudotropheus minutus, four syntypes; photo copyright 1997 by M. K. Oliver
 


 

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