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List of species described


Malawi Cichlids

Mbuna (Rock fish)
Cynotilapia afra "mbamba"
Cynotilapia afra "mbweca"
Gephyrochromis acei
Labeotropheus trewavasae Fast Fact Sheet

Labeotropheus fuelleborni - Fast Fact Sheet

Labeotropheus fuelleborni red top "Thumbi West" ob morph
Labidochromis caeruleus (Electric yellow labido)

Labidochromis hongi
Labidochromis mpanga
Labidochromis sp. "perlmutt"
Melanochromis auratus
Melanochromis chipokae  

Melanochromis johanni

Melanochromis cyaneorhabdos " maingano "
Melanochromis exasperatus
Melanochromis labrosus
Melanochromis lateristigma
Melanochromis lepidiadaptes
Maylandia estherae
Maylandia estherae OB morph

Maylandia frainzberi
Maylandia greshakei

Maylandia livingstoni  & here

Maylandia lombardoi

Maylandia zebra
Maylandia zebra  "Long Pelvic" Galeraya
Maylandia zebra "Makonde"
Petrotilapia sp. "Blue Chirwa"
Pseudotropheus acei
Pseudotropheus acei "ngara"
Pseudotropheus crabro

Pseudotropheus demasoni
Pseudotropheus elongatus

Pseudotropheus elongatus "Usisya"
Pseudotropheus gracilior - Fast Fact Sheet 
Pseudotropheus msobo

Pseudotropheus msobo "Magunga"
Pseudotrophues sp. polit "Lion's cove"
Pseudotropheus saulosi

Pseudotropheus socolofi

Pseudotropheus tropheops
Pseudotropheus tropheus (photo only)
Pseudotropheus sp. zebra gold

Pseudotropheus zebra "cobalt blue"
Pseudotropheus zebra "OB" morph

Non-mbuna (Haplochromines)
Aristochromis christyi
Aulonocara baenschi
Aulonocara sp. "Chipoka" -
Fast Fact Sheet

Aulonocara sp. OB morph - hybrid
Aulonocara hansbaenschi "red shoulder peacock"
Aulonocara huesheri
Aulonocara jacobfreibergi
Aulonocara lwanda

Aulonocara maleri
Aulonocara maylandi
Aulonocara steveni "Usisya"

Aulonocara stuartgranti sp. "Cobue"
Aulonocara stuartgranti sp. Maisoni (photos only)
Aulonocara stuartgranti sp. Mbenji (Regal peacock)

Aulonocara stuartgranti "Mdoka"
Aulonocara stuartgranti "Ngara"
Aulonocara stuartgranti Nkata bay

Aulonocara walteri
Buccochromis lepturus; green lepturus
Buccochromis rhoadesi (yellow lepturus)

Champsochromis caeruleus  

Chilotilapia euchilus
Copadichromis azureus

Copadichromis azureus "Nkhomo reef"
Copadichromis borleyi "Kadango"
Copadichromis borleyi red fin
Copadichromis borleyi sp. Fast Fact Sheet
Copadichromis borleyi yellow fin

Copadichromis jacksoni
Cyrtocara moorii
Dimidiochromis compressiceps - Fast Fact Sheet
Dimidiochromis kiwinge
Exochochromis anagenys
Fossorochromis rostratus

Fossorochromis rostratus Fast Fact Sheet
Fossorochromis rostratus (playing with sand)
Lethrinops furcifer
Lethrinops intermedius
Lethrinops lethrinus
Lethrinops microstoma
Lethrinops oculatus
Lethrinops sp. "Red cap"
Lichnochromis acuticeps
Mylochromis sphaerodon
Mylochromis labidodon
Mylochromis mola
Nimbochromis fuscotaeniatus (photos)
Nimbochromis linni
Nimbochromis linni (photos only)
Nimbochromis livingstoni

Nimbochromis polystigma (Hyena cichlid)

Nimbochromis venustus (Giraffe cichlid)

Nyassachromis boadzulu (correctly indentified as Protomelas taeniolatus sp. Namalenje)

Nyassachromis eucinostomus
Otopharynx intermedium

Otopharynx lithobates

Placidochromis electra (Deep water hap)
Placidochromis electra "Superior"
Placidochromis phenochilus
Protomelas annectens
Protomelas heterodon
Protomelas marginatus
Protomelas ornatus
Protomelas spilonotus "sulfur head"
Protomelas "spilonotus Tanzania"
Protomelas steveni taiwa
n reef

Protomelas taeniolatus (Red Empress)

Protomelas virgatus
Sciaenochromis fryeri (Electric blue hap)

Taeniochromis holotaenia
Taeniolethrinops preorbitalis
Tilapia sp.

Tyrranochromis macrostoma

Tanganyikan Cichlids

Altolamprologus calvus
Altolamprologus calvus "White Chaitika"
Altolamprologus compressiceps
Benthochromis tricoti
Callochromis melanostigma
Chalinochromis brichardi

Ctenochromis horei
Cyathopharynx furcifer
Cyathopharynx furcifer "Cape Kabogo"
Cyphotilapia frontosa - Fast Fact Sheet
Enantiopus sp. "kilesa"
Eretmodus cyanostictus
Julidochromis dickfeldi
Julidochromis marlieri Burundi
Julidochromis transcriptus "Gombi" photos only
Lamprologus meleagris (pearly occellatus) Fast Fact Sheet
Lamprologus ocellatus "Gold" (photos only)
Lamprologus tetracanthus
Neolamprologus brevis - Fast Fact Sheet
Neolamprologus brichardi "Rutunga" Burundi
Neolamprologus furcifer (photos only)
Neolamprologus leleupi (photos only)
Ophthalmotilapia ventralis - Fast Fact Sheet
Paracyprichromis nigripinnis (photos only)
Tropheus duboisi
Tropheus moorii

Victorian Cichlids

Astatotilapia latifasciata
Haplochromis sp. "fire"
Haplochromis obliquidens
Paralabidochromis chilotes
Pundamilia nyererei (Haplochromis nyererei)
Pundamilia nyererei (Haplochromis nyererei) - Fast Fact Sheet

Madagascan Cichlids

Paratilapia sp. "Andapa"
Paratilapia polleni East Coast "small spot"

Paretroplus dambabe
Paretroplus damii
Paretroplus kieneri
Paretroplus maculatus
Paretroplus menarambo (pin stripe damba)
Paretroplus nourissati (Lamena nourissati)
Paretroplus tsimoly (Lamena blue lips)
Ptychochromis sp. mangarahara

Riverine African Cichlids

Hemichromis bimaculatus (Jewel cichlid)

Indian cichlids

Etroplus canariensis

New World Cichlids

Aequidens metae (two spot flag cichlid)
Aequidens rivulatus (Green terror)
Amphilophus citrinellum
Apistogramma agassizi
Apistogramma cacatuoides "double red"

Apistogramma hongsloi
Astronotus ocellatus (oscar)

Caquetaia spectabilis
Cichlasoma cyanoguttatus (Texas cichlid)
Cichlasoma (Nandopsis) dovii (Wolf cichlid)
exCichlasoma festae
Cichlasoma pearsei (photos only)
Cichlasoma salvini
Cichlasoma salvini, Rio Coatzacoalcos
Cichlasoma trimaculatum
Crenicichla sp.
Cryptoheros nigrofasciatus (convict cichlid)
Geophagus brasiliensis - photos only
Geophagus brasiliensis "Cabo Frio"
Geophagus crassilabris
Geophagus steindachneri
Herichthys carpintis
Herichthys labiatus (Red Devil)
Heros sp. rotkeil
Heros severus
Heros severus albino
Hoplarchus psittacus
Hypsophrys nicaraguensis
Microgeophagus ramirezi
Nandopsis octofasciatum (Jack Dempsey) Fast fact Sheet
Nandopsis urophthalmus
Parachromis loiselli

Parachromis managuensis currently Parapetenia managuensis
Pelvicachromis pulcher (Kribensis)
Petenia spendida
Pterophyllum sp.
Pterophyllum scalare "Rio Negro"
Red Blood Parrot
Symphysodon aequifasciatus (discus)
Symphysodon discus (photos only)

Thorichthys meeki (Firemouth cichlid)

Thorichthys ellioti
Tomocichla asfraci
Vieja argentea
Veja maculicauda

Non Cichlids

Acanthicus adonis
Aethiomastacembelus shiranus

Akanthopsis choirorynchus (Horse face loach)  
Akanthophthalmus kuhlii myersi (Coolie loach)  
Amblydoras hancockii (Fast fact sheet)

Ancistrinae sp. (L128)
Balantiocheilous melanopterus (Tricolor Shark)

Barbus schwanefeldi (Tinfoil barb)
Barbus tetrazona (Tiger barb)

Bedotia geayi
Bedotia species of Madagascar and here (B. marojeji, B. madagascariensis, B. sp. namorona, B. sp. sahambavy, B. longianalis "Menantany")
Betta splendens (Siamese Fighting Fish - tank)
Betta splendens (Siamese Fighting Fish - species info)

Botia lohachata (yo yo loach)
Botia macracantha (Clown loach)  
Botia modesta (Blue botia)

Botia rostrata
Boulengerella maculata
Brachydanio rerio (zebra danio) 
Brachyplatystoma tigrinum
Carasius auratus (goldfish)
Glossolepis incisus
Cochliodon hondae - Fast Fact Sheet

Colisa lalia (Dwarf gourami)
Corydoras trilineatus
Corydoras aeneus
Corydoras aeneus albino
Corydoras ephipifer
Corydoras paleatus
Corydoras panda
Corydoras sterbai
Crossocheilous siamensis (Siamese algae eater)
Cyprinella lutrensis
Datnioides microlepis (Siamese tiger fish) currently: Coius undecimradiatus
Distichodus sexfasciatus
Fundulopanchax nigerianum gardneri - Fast fact Sheet
Glycopterichthys gibbiceps (L083)
Glyptoperichthys joselimaianus (L001 or L022)
Golden Nugget plecostomus - Fast Fact Sheet

Goslinia platynema
Guinancistrus niger
Hemigrammus erythrozonus
Hemigrammus bleheri

Hypancistrus king tiger pleco L066
Hypancistrus zebra - Fast Fact Sheet

Hypostomus sp. L075 - Fast Fact Sheet
Hypostomus sp. L200
L059 Ancistrus sp. white seam

LDA 016 Brown pleco

Melanotaenia boesemani

Melanotaenia lacustris
Melanotaenia maccullochi (rainbow fish)
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Dojo loach)
Monodactylus sebae
Lepomis gibbosus
Nematobrycon palmeri

Osteoglossum bicirrhosum (Silver Arowana)

Pachypanchax cf. omalonotus "Ramena"
Panaque sp. - Fast Fact Sheet

Panaque sp. nigrolineatus (Golden line royal pleco L027c)
Panaque sp. nigrolineatus (Teles - Pires royal pleco L027b)
Panaque sp. nigrolineatus L190
Panaque sp. (Panaqolus sp.?) L204
Perrunichthys perruno
Phenacogrammus interruptus (Congo tetra)
Platydoras (Acanthodoras) costatus
Plecostomus sp.

Plecostomus sp. II
Poecilia sp. (Mollies)

Polypterus ornatipinnis
Polypterus palmas
Polypterus senegalus
Potamotrygon henlei
Potamotrygon leopoldi
Poramotrygon motoro & photos
Pseudacanthicus sp. L025 - Scarlet pleco
Pseudacanthicus serratus L024 - Redfin Cactus Cat
Pseudacanthicus cf. leopardus L114
Pterygoplichthys multiradiatus (Sailfin pleco)
Pygocentrus nattereri (red bellied piranha)
Scobiancistrus aureatus
Serrasalmus sp. "golden"
Serrasalmus naterreri
Sturisoma aureus (or festivum)
Synodontis angelicus
Synodontis decorus (Decorative synodontis)
Synodontis eupterus
Synodontis flavitaeniatus
Synodontis multipunctatus
Synodontis njassae
Synodontis notatus
Synodontis nummifer
Synodontis ocellifer

Synodontis petricola "dwarf"
Toxotes jaculator (photo only)

Trichogaster sp.
Trichogaster leeri
Trichogaster trichopterus (Blue gourami)
Xiphophorus helleri "lyretail"
Xiphophorus helleri "neon"
Xiphophorus variatus "Tuxedo platy form"

Greek Freshwater fishes

Ladigesocypris ghigii ghigii

Freshwater Invertebrates

Ampullaria sp.
Ampullaria sp. - Fast Fact Sheet
Gaetices depressus
Helisoma nigricans
Melanoides tuberculata (Malaysian trumpet snail)
Potamonautus orbitospinus (Malawi crab) Fast Fact Sheet
Procambarus clarkii

Tropical Marine fishes

Abalistes stellatus
Acanthurus gahhm
Acanthurus leucosternon (powder blue surgeon)
Acanthurus mata
Acanthurus olivaceus
Acanthurus sohal
Amphiprion percula (Clownfish)

Amphiprion sebae
Apolemichthys trimaculatus (3 spotted angelfish)
Arusetta asfur
Balistapus undulatus (green trigger)

Balistoides conspicillum (Clown trigger)
Bodianus pulchellus
Cephalopholis miniata
Chaetodermis pencilligera
Chaetodon kleini
Chaetodon lunula (raccoon butterfly)
Chaetodon semilarvatus
Chaetodontoplus duboulayi
Cheilinus fasciatus
Cheilinus lunulatus
Chilomycterus schoepfi (striped burrfish)
Chiloscyllium punctatum
Choerodon anchorago
Chromileptis activelis (Polka - dot grouper)
Chromis xanthurus (Pomacentrus caeruleus)
Dasyatis americana (southern ray) currently identified as Dasyatis sabina
Dendrochirus zebra
Diodon holacanthus

Echeneis naucrates
Forcipiger flavissimus

Gramma loreto (Royal gramma)
Halichoeres melanurus (Hoeven's wrasse)
Labroides dimidiatus (Cleaner Wrasse)
Melichthys indicus
Melichthys vidua (pink tail trigger)
Naso lituratus (Lipstick tang)
Naso vlamingii
Nemateleotris decora
Neoglyphidodon melas (Royal damsel) 
Paracanthurus hepatus (Pacific Blue Tang) 
Paraglyphidodon oxyodon (neon black damsel)
Parupeneus cyclostomus
Premnas biaculateus (Maroon clown)
Pomacanthus annularis
Pomacanthus imperator
Pomacanthus paru
Pomacanthus semicircularis
Pomacentrus violascens
Pseudobalistes fuscus
Pseudocheilinus hexataenia
Pterapogon kauderni (Banggai Cardinalfish)

Pterois volitans (Lionfish)

Pygoplites diacanthus
Rhinecanthus aculeatus
(Picasso trigger)

Rhinomuraena amboinensis (Blue ribbon eel) 
Scarus taeniopterus (Princess Parrot)

Siganus magnifica
Thalassoma lunare
Triakis semifasciatus (Leopard shark) 
Zebrasoma veliferum

 Tropical Marine Invertebrates

Dendrophthya spp.
Fromia monilis
Heteractis magnifica
Lysmata amboinensis
Lysmata debelius (scarlet cleaner shrimp)
Nautilus pompilius
Pseudocolchirus violaceus
Ptilocaulis sp.
Sabellastarte magnifica
Stenopus hispidus (coral banded boxing shrimp) 

Mediterranean Marine Fishes

Abudefduf saxatilis (Lessepsian migrant)
Apogon imberbis
Carchadhinus melanopterus (Lessepsian migrant)
Centrolabrus trutta
Chromis chromis (Mediterranean damselfish)

Coris julis (Rainbow wrasse)
Diplodus puntazzo
Diplodus sargus sargus
Epinephelus aeneus
Epinephelus caninus
Epinephelus costae (E. alexandrinus)
Epinephelus marginatus
Gobius bucchichi
Gobius cruentatus
Labrus bergylta
Labrus merula
Labrus mixtus
Lipophrys canevae
Lipophrys nigriceps
Lipophrys pholis (Shanny)
Lithognathus mormyrus
Mullus surmuletus
Muraena helena
Oblada melanura
Oedalachilus labeo (boxlip mullet)
Pagellus erythrinus
Pagrus auriga
Parablennius gattorugine (Tompot blenny)

Parablennius sanguinolentus
Parablennius svonimiri
Polyprion americanus
Salaria pavo (peacock blenny)
Sarpa salpa
Sciaena umbra
Scorpaena notata
Scorpaena porcus
Scorpaena scrofa
Seriola carpenteri (Atlantic Ocean migrant)
Seriola dumerili
Serranus scriba
Siganus rivulatus (Lessepsian migrant)
Sparisoma cretense
Sparus aurata
Sphyraeana sphyraena
Spicara maena
Symphodus ocellatus

Symphodus tinca
Synodus saurus
Thalassoma pavo (Turkish wrasse)

Trachinus draco (Greater weaver)
Tripterygion delaisi
Tripterygion tripteronotus
Umbrina cirrosa
Zeus faber

Mediterranean Marine Invertebrates

Abraxia lixula
Acetabularia spp.
Actinia equina (tomato anemone)
Anemonia sulcata
Aplysia punctata
Aurelia aurita
Beroe ovata
Charonia tritonis (Trumpet triton)
Condylactis aurantiaca
Cotylorhiza tuberculata
Dictyota bartayresii
Echinaster sepositus
Hacelia attenuata
Hermodice carunculata (Fireworm)

Hypselodoris elegans
Leucothea multicornis
Mytilus edulis (blue mussel)
Octopus vulgaris
Octopus vulgaris (keeping it in captivity)
Palaemon elegans (glass prawn)
Palinurus elephas (Mediterranean spiny lobster)
Paracentrotus lividus

Pelagia noctiluca
Protula tubularia
Serpula vermicularis
Sphaerechinus granularis
Spirographis spallanzanii
Spondylus gaederopus
Thuridilla hopei
Umbraculum umbraculum

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