Melanochromis interruptus

The Melanochromis interruptus lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Melanochromis interruptus is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family. It is endemic to Malawi. Its natural habitat is freshwater lakes. Source - * Kasembe, J. 2005. Melanochromis interruptus. More

Melanochromis interruptus can be found along the rocky coast of the southwestern part of Chizumulu Island. They can also be found at Likoma Island, Nkhata Bay and Thumbi West Island but probably they where expanded in these places. More

Melanochromis interruptus is a species that is very similar to the johanni and unfortunately sometimes can be mistakenly sold as one. The main distinction between the two is that M.johanni exhibit very straight unbroken stripes whereas the M. More

The color pattern of this female Melanochromis interruptus is strongly reminiscent of that of Melanochromis auratus females. However, the dwarf Auratus is a less aggressive species and thus a better choice for the novice mbuna keeper than its larger and better known congener. Photo by Paul V. More

Melanochromis interruptus on Fish Mapper TSN 648731 (Taxonomic Serial Number) Retrieved on from the Integrated Taxonomic Information System online database. This is a cached copy. More

Melanochromis interruptus; Melanochromis robustus; Mullus auratus; Capito auratus; Plagioscion auratus; Carabus auratus; Chrysichthys auratus; Scinax auratus; Branchiostegus auratus; Diapterus auratus; Chrysophrys auratus; Chrysochus auratus; Chromogeotrupes auratus; Trachypithecus auratus; Total Images : 176 Page No. More

Melanochromis interruptus "Chizumulu Island"Johnson- 1975Melanochromis interruptus Chizumulu Island Macho Macho Biótopo: Lago Malawi - Mbunas Nome da espécie/População: Melanochromis interruptus "Chizumulu Island" - Originalmente esta espécie é de chizumulu, mas foi introduzida pelo homem em, More

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Common names

Katkomalawinahven in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Melanochromis interruptus in Catalan (Català)
中断黑丽鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
中断黑丽鱼 in Unknown
中斷黑麗魚 in Mandarin Chinese
中斷黑麗魚 in Unknown

Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Melanochromis
Species : Melanochromis interruptus
Authority : Johnson, 1975