Stigmatochromis modestus (Günther, 1894)
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Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Max. size:  25 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; pH range: 7.5 - 8.30000019073486; dH range: 5 - 30
Distribution:  Africa: Endemic to Lake Malawi.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Commonly found in the rocky habitat. Feeds by ambushing its fish prey in the dark recesses of the habitat (Ref. 5595).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 19 June 2018 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 21.02.91
Modified by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 22.09.97
Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 01.09.94

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