Translocations of rocky habitat cichlid fishes to Nkhata Bay, Lake Malawi

MJ Genner, A Botha, GF Turner

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Abstract

Over the last 10 years, 12 rocky habitat ‘mbuna’ taxa have been translocated to Nkhata Bay on the north-western shores of Lake Malawi from other regions of the lake. Given potential for competition and hybridization with indigenous taxa, further translocations should be avoided.
Translated title of the contributionTranslocations of rocky habitat cichlid fishes to Nkhata Bay, Lake Malawi
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)622 - 628
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Fish Biology
Volume69 (2)
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2006

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Publisher: Blackwell

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