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Scientific publications dealing with cichlids and new cichlid taxa 2003

Publications 2003

  1. Baric, S, W. Salzburger and C. Sturmbauer. 2003. Phylogeography and evolution of the Tanganyikan cichlid genus Tropheus based upon mitochondrial DNA sequences. Journal of Molecular Evolution, 56: 54-68.
  2. Carleton, K. L. and T. D. Kocher. 2003. Rose-colored goggles. Heredity, 90: 116-117.
  3. Carnevale, G., C. Sorbini and W. Landini. 2003. Oreochromis lorenzoi, a new species ot tilapiine cichlid from the late Miocene of central Italy. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 23: 508-516.
  4. Chellappa, S., M.R. Câmara, N.T. Chellappa, M.C.M. Beveridge and F.A. Huntingford. 2003. Reproductive ecology of a neotropical cichlid fish, Cichla monoculus (Osteichthyes: Cichlidae). Brazilian Journal of Biology, 63: 17-26
  5. Hoeninghaus, D.J., C. A. Layman, D. A. Arrington and K. O. Winemiller. 2003. Movement of Cichla species (Cichlidae) in a Venezuelan floodplain river. Neotropical Ichthyology, 1: 121-126.
  6. Jordan, R., K. Kellogg, F. Juanes and J. Stauffer, Jr.. 2003. Evaluation of female mate choice cuses in a group of Lake Malawi Mbuna (Cichlidae). Copeia, 2003: 181-186.
  7. Kullander, S.O. 2003. Family Cichlidae (Cichlids). Pp. 605-654 In: Reis, R.E., S.O. Kullander and C.J. Ferraris, Jr., eds, Check List of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America. Edipucrs, Porto Alegre.
  8. Lamboj, A. 2003. Chromidotilapia melaniae and C. nana, two new cichlid species (Perciformes, Cichlidae) from Gabon, Central Africa. Zootaxa, 143: 1-15.
  9. Lamboj, A. and M.L.J. Stiassny. 2003. Three new Parananochromis species (Teleostei, Cichlidae) from Gabon and Cameroon, Central Africa. Zootaxa 209: 1-19.
  10. Lippitsch, E. 2003. Redescription of 'Haplochromis' nubilus (Teleostei: Cichlidae), with description of two new species. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 14: 85-95.
  11. Lippitsch, E. & L. Kaufman. 2003. Pyxichromis paradoxus (Perciformes: Cichlidae), a new haplochromine species from Lake Edward, East Africa, and reassessment of the genus Pyxichromis Greenwood, 1980. Zeitschrift für Fischkunde, 6: 87-98.
  12. Morley, J.S. and S. Balshine. 2003. Reproductive biology of Eretmodus cyanostictus, a cichlid fish from Lake Tanganyika. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 66: 169-179.
  13. Ngatunga, B.P. & J. Snoeks. 2003. Lethrinops turneri, a new shallow-water haplochromine cichlid (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from the Lake Malawi basin. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 14: 127-136.
  14. Parsons, K.J., B.W. Robinson and T. Hrbek. 2003. Getting into shape: An empirical comparison of traditional truss-based morphometric methods with a newer geometric method applied to New World cichlids. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 67: 417-431.
  15. Rican, O. & S.O. Kullander. 2003. 'Cichlasoma' scitulum: a new species of cichlid fish from the Río de La Plata Region in Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay. Copeia, 2003: 794-802.
  16. * Römer, U., I. Hahn, E. Römer, D.P. Soares & M. Wöhler. 2003. Apistogramma martini sp.n. Beschreibung eines geophaginen Zwergcichliden (Teleostei: Perciformes) aus dem nördlichen Peru. Das Aquarium (406): 14-26.
  17. Schelly, R., M. Stiassny & L. Seeghers. 2003. Neolamprologus devosi sp. n., a new riverine lamprologine cichlid (Teleostei, Cichlidae) from the lower Malagarasi River, Tanzania. Zootaxa, 373: 1-11.
  18. * Staeck, W. 2003. Cichliden-Lexicon. Teil 3. Dähne Verlag, Ettlingen.
  19. Schliewen, U.K. & M.L.J. Stiassny. 2003. Etia nguti, a new genus and species of cichlid fish from the River Mamfue, Upper Cross River basin in Cameroon, West-Central Africa. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 14: 61-71.
  20. Sparks, J.S. 2003. Taxonomic status of the Malagasy cichlid Ptychochromis grandidieri (Teleostei: Cichlidae), including a molecular phylogenetic analysis of the ptychochromine cichlids. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 14: 317-328. PDF
  21. Streelman, J.T. & P.D. Danley. 2003. The stages of vertebrate evolutionary radiation. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 18: 126-131
  22. Streelman, J.T., J.F. Webb, R.C. Albertson & T.D. Kocher. 2003. The cusp of evolution and development: a model of cichlid tooth shape diversity. Evolution and Development, 5: 600-608
  23. Takahashi, T. 2003. Systematics of Xenotilapia Boulenger, 1899 (Perciformes: Cichlidae) from Lake Tanganyika, Africa. Ichthyological Research, 50:36-47.
  24. Takahashi, T. 2003. Systematics of Tanganyikan cichlid fishes (Teleostei: Perciformes). Ichthyological Research, 50: 367-382
  25. Takahashi, T. & K. Nakaya. 2003. New species of Cyphotilapia (Perciformes: Cichlidae) from Lake Tanganyika, Africa. Copeia, 2003: 824-832.
  26. Terai, Y., K. Takahashi, M. Nishida, T. Sato and N. Okada. 2003. Using SINEs to probe ancient explosive speciation: "Hidden" radiation of African Cichlids?. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 20: 924 - 930.
  27. Trapani, J. 2003. Geometric morphometric analysis of body-form variability in Cichlasoma minckleyi, the Cuatro Cienegas cichlid. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 68: 357-369.
  28. Verheyen, E., W. Salzburger, J. Snoeks & A. Meyer. 2003. Origin of the superflock of cichlid fishes from Lake Victoria, East Africa. Science, 300:325-329.
  29. World Fish Center Library. 2003. A selected bibliography on Tilapia (Pisces: Cichlidae). World Fish Center, Penang, v+203 pp.


New taxa 2003

  1. Apistogramma acrensis Staeck, 2003: 10, fig. p. 11. (See im Einzugsgebiet des Rio Acre etwa 25 km von der Stadt Rio Branco entfernt im brasilianischen Bundesstaat Acre. Holotype MTD F 27040)
  2. Apistogramma inornata Staeck, 2003: 46, fig. p. 46 (Restwassertümpel im Enzugsgebiet des Rio Maniapure im venezolanischen Bundesstaat Bolivar. Holotype MTD F 27042)
  3. Apistogramma martini Römer et al., 2003: 15, Abb. 1 (Peru, Departamento Loreto, Province Maynas, District Santa Maria, in der Nähe von Alvarenga (früher Puerto Alianza); kleiner Zufluss des Rio Nanay (etwa 74°25'40''W / 03°31'10"S. Holotype MTD F 26 949)
  4. Apistogramma similis Staeck, 2003: 76, fig. p. 77 (Urwaldbach in der bolivianischen Provinz Beni an der Laguna La Brava im Fluss-System des Rio Yata. Holotype MTF F 27083)
  5. Apistogramma tucurui Staeck, 2003: 112, fig. p. 112 (Bach im Fluss-System des Rio Tocantins an der Bundesstrasse 150 ca. 10 km südlich der Stadt Jacundá im brasilianischen Bundesstaat Pará. Holotype MTD F 27046)
  6. Apistogramma velifera Staeck, 2003: 116, fig. p. 116 (Rio Rueda etwa 20 km südlich der Stadt Puerto Ayacucho im venezolanischen Territorio Amazonas. Holotype MTD F 27044)
  7. 'Cichlasoma' scitulum Rican & Kullander, 2003: 795, fig. 1 (Uruguay, Departamento Colonia, Río de La Plat badin, Río Rosario drainage, Arroyo Colla, 500 m upstream from mouth into Río Rosario, upstream Paso Arballo (34°19'17"S 59°20'13"W. Holotype NRM 36647)
  8. Benthochromini Takahashi, 2003: 377. Type genus Benthochromis Poll, 1986. Should correctly be: Benthochromidini
  9. Boulengerochromini Takahashi, 2003: 377. Type genus Boulengerochromis Pellegrin, 1904. Should correctly be: Boulengerochromidini
  10. Chromidotilapia melaniae Lamboj, 2003: 2, fig. 1 (Gabon: Small creek on route Tchibanga-Mayumbe east of the village Malounga, Yola system. Holotype AMNH 232533)
  11. Chromidotilapia nana Lamboj, 2003: 7, fig. 5 (Gabon: Riv. Mougalaba near the village of Pendudu on the route Tchibanga-Ndende, Nyanga system. Holotype MRAC-A2-011-P-1)
  12. Cyphotilapia gibberosa Takahashi & Nakaya, 2003: 824, fig. 2 (8°43'S, 31°08'E, Kasenga, Zambia. Holotype HUMZ 157314)
  13. Cyphotilapiini Takahashi, 2003: 377. Type genus Cyphotilapia Regan, 1920.
  14. Etia Schliewen & Stiassny, 2003: 63. Type species by original designation Etia nguti Schliewen & Stiassny, 2003
  15. Etia nguti Schliewen & Stiassny, 2003: 63, fig. 1 (Cameroon: South West Prov.: Mamfue River, Cross River basin, within the town of Nguti, Nguti Subdivision; 5deg;19'41"N 9°25'15"E. Holotype ZSM 29429)
  16. Greenwoodochromini Takahashi, 2003: 378. Type genus Greenwoodochromis Poll, 1983. Should correctly be: Greenwoodochromidini
  17. 'Haplochromis' oligolepis Lippitsch, 2003: 89, fig. 2 (Uganda: Lake Victoria, near Entebbe. Holotype BMNH 1906.5.30:286)
  18. 'Haplochromis' akika Lippitsch, 2003: 91, fig. 3 (Uganda: Lake George, "close inshore, near reeds, in a bay of Akuka Island". Holotype BMNH 1972.6.2:786)
  19. Lethrinops turneri Ngatunga & Snoeks, 2003: 131, fig. 4 (Malawi: Lake Malombe; Mvera beach. Holotype RUSI 60072)
  20. Neolamprologus devosi Schelly, Stiassny & Seeghers, 2003: 2, fig. 1 (a few kilometers upstream from Ilgala, lower course of Malagarasi River, 5°11'59"S 29°49'59"E,Tanzania. Holotype. AMNH 233614)
  21. Oreochromis lorenzoi Carnevale et al., 2003: 509, fig. 3 (Borgo-Tossigiano; Miocene deposits of the Gessoso-Solfifera Formation. Holotype MSF26)
  22. Parananochromis axelrodi Lamboj & Stiassny, 2003: 3, fig. 1 (Gabon: Ivindo system; mouth of Bale creek into Ivindo. Just inside mouyth of Bale creek in forest, 0°30'53.9"N, 12°49'21.2"E. Holotype AMNH 230714)
  23. Parananochromis brevirostris Lamboj & Stiassny, 2003: 7, fig. 4 (Gabon: Ivindo system, Small, shallow creek ca. 200m downstream of IRET station (on opposite side of river), 0°30'34"N, 12°46'33"E. Holotype AMNH 232536)
  24. Parananochromis ornatus Lamboj & Stiassny, 2003: 12, fig. 10 (Gabon: Ivindo system, small creek on route Makokou-Ovan, 7km from Makokou, 0°34';N, 12°45'E. Holotype MRAC A2-011-P-10)
  25. Pyxichromis paradoxus Lippitsch & Kaufman, 2003: 91, fig. 5 (off Katwe fish landing, Katwe Town, Lake Edward. Holotype MCZ 135757)