After nearly two weeks of carefully
bringing the collecting cage from bottom to surface, the fish
will now be moved from cage to tanks in the boat. Thereafter
the carriage will be heading for shore, which is about 90 minutes
A very colourful new mbuna discovered
at Mandalawi; Cynotilapia sp. "Blue & blue".
Males are purple black with silvery shining stripes, and females
are light purple with a bright blue sparkle dorsal fin. Juveniles
are all purple with a crystal blue dorsal fin.
Final decompression stop before
breaking the surface; 20 minutes at 3 meters depth.