Mazarunia mazarunii

The Mazarunia mazarunii lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater, pH range: 5.8 - 7.2, dH range: 8 environment.

Small Mazarunia mazarunii in the phototank. Mazarunia mazarunii was described by Dr. Kullander in January 1990 and it's a new genus and species from Guyana,South America. The fish was already collected by a friend of mine, Dr. More

Mazarunia mazarunii is similar to Crenicara and Dicrossus in having a deep epibranchial 1 with widely divergent medial arms, a strongly decurved snout with marginal upper jaw elements partially shielded by the postlabial skin fold, and transversely oriented anterior lower jaw More

Mazarunia mazarunii pair in the aquarium of Rainer Stawikowski. Photo by Rainer Stawikowski. Mazarunia mazarunii Kullander, 1990 - - Please login to view this full profile. More

The Hunt for the Black Patwa, Mazarunia mazarunii by Duncan Pears. In search of one of the hobby More

* Mazarunia mazarunii More

Common names

Matsaruni in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Mazaruni-Buntbarsch in German (Deutsch)
馬贊麗魚 in Mandarin Chinese
馬贊麗魚 in Unknown
马赞丽鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
马赞丽鱼 in Unknown

Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Mazarunia
Species : Mazarunia mazarunii
Authority : Kullander, 1990