Chromidotilapia regani

Anton Lamboj, 2003, Chromidotilapia melaniae and C. nana, two new cichlid species (Perciformes, Cichlidae) from Gabon, Central Africa., Zootaxa 143, pp. 1-15: 12

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z00143p001

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scientific name

Chromidotilapia regani
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[[ Chromidotilapia regani  ]]

The remaining Chromidotilapia  ZBK  in Gabon, C. regani (Pellegrin, 1906)  , seems not to have a closer relative species within the genus in Gabon. A high number of gill rakers on the first branchial arch and pigmentation patterns differentiate this species from all other Chromidotilapia  ZBK  in Gabon, but suggest a closer relationship to C. guntheri  (Lamboj, 2003 in press).