Mchenga conophoros; photo by M.K. Oliver

Mchenga conophoros, anal fin; photo by M.K. Oliver

Above: Mchenga conophoros (previously identified as Copadichromis eucinostomus), and a closeup of its anal fin; photos copyright © by M. K. Oliver. Below: The holotype of M. conophoros, Penn State University 2622.1, an adult male 108.7 mm SL from Cape Maclear, Malawi; enlarged from Fig. 2 (illustration by M. Katz) of Stauffer et al. (1993). See Note 1 concerning uncertainty about the correct spelling of the specific epithet, which was spelled inconsistently in the original description.

Mchenga conophoros, holotype

Homepage Photo menu Index Mail to Webmaster

The Cichlid Fishes of Lake Malawi, Africa:

Last Update: 27 July 2006
Web Author: M. K. Oliver, Ph.D.
Copyright © 1997-2021 by M. K. Oliver, Ph.D. - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

free hit counters