Sciaenochromis spilostichus or a close relative; photo
copyright © by M. K. Oliver

A species of Sciaenochromis, either S. spilostichus or a close relative. The bulging eye is a result of bringing the fish up from the deep water where it lives. Photo copyright © by M. K. Oliver.


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