Seven new species of haplochromine cichlids from Lake Victoria are described. They comprise four detritivorous and three phytoplanktivorous species. Their affinities to other Lake Victoria haplochromines are discussed.

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Keywords Cichlidae, detritivores, East Africa, Haplochromis, phytoplanktivores
Journal Zoologische Mededelingen

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de Zeeuw, M.P, Mietes, M, Niemantsverdriet, P, ter Huurne, S, & Witte, F. (2010). Seven new species of detritivorous and phytoplanktivorous haplochromines from Lake Victoria. Zoologische Mededelingen, 84(9), 201–250.