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List of Cynotilapia cichlid species available for sale
Cynotilapia is a genus of fishes from the family Cichlidae. All fishes in these genus form part of the mbuna flock, the rock-dwelling fishes of Lake Malawi, in the rift valley of East Africa. All species are polygamous, maternal, ovophile mouthbrooders and carry their fry in this fashion for about 20-30 days. Several species of Cynotilapia are endangered according to the IUCN Red List, these species are Cynotilapia afra, C. axelorodi and C. zebroides.