IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)

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Biology

Inhabits lakes; grows to only about 13 cm in the more saline lakes Eyasi and Manyara, but attains a bigger size under less saline conditions (Ref. 4967, 54836). Microphagous (Ref. 54840). Mouthbrooder (Ref. 2).

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