Copadichromis nkatae (Iles, 1960)
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Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Max. size:  14.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic
Distribution:  Africa: Endemic to Lake Malawi.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Occurs around rocks and over sandy beaches and feeds mainly on zooplankton, but also takes phytoplankton (Ref. 267).
IUCN Red List Status: Critically Endangered (CR); Date assessed: 22 June 2018 (B2ab(v)) Ref. (119314)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 25.02.91
Modified by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 07.11.01
Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 17.03.94

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