Protomelas insignis, photo copyright © by M. K. Oliver

Above: Protomelas insignis, a sexually active male. A closeup of the anal fin, showing the nonocellate egg dummies typical of the "Hap" species flock (as distinct from the mbuna species flock), is shown below. (Read more about these species flocks here.)

Protomelas insignis, anal fin, photo copyright © by M. K. Oliver


Homepage Photo menu Index Mail to Webmaster

The Cichlid Fishes of Lake Malawi, Africa:

Last Update: 13 November 1999
Web Author: M. K. Oliver, Ph.D.
Copyright © 1997-2021 by M. K. Oliver, Ph.D. - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

free hit counters