The Cichlid Fishes of Lake Malawi, Africa

Abstract of Publication

Stauffer, J.R., Jr., and K.R. McKaye. 1988. Description of a genus and three deep water species of fishes (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa. Copeia 1988 (2): 441-449.  

A genus and three new species of fishes are described from Lake Malawi. The genus is characterized by a small mental prominence at the symphysis of the dentaries; body marked with 6-8 black vertical bars; and enlargement of the lateral line tubules.




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