A new species and geographical variation in the Telmatochromis temporalis complex (Teleostei, Cichlidae) from Lake Tanganyika
Abstract:Telmatochromis brachygnathus sp.n. is described from the southern and central parts of Lake Tanganyika. It can be distinguished from the similar T. temporalis mainly by its smaller mouth. Morphological distinct populations were found in both species.
Document Type: Regular Paper
Affiliations: Africa Museum, Vertebrate Section, Cichlid Research Unit, Leuvensesteenweg, 13, B-3080 Tervuren, Belgium
Publication date: September 1, 2003