Name: Cynotilapia sp. "Lion" Mara Rocks
Synonym: Cynotilapia sp. "Lion" Mara Rocks
Location: Near Mara Rocks in Lake Malawi
Adult male size: 3 1/2 inches (9 cm)
Personal notes: Cynotilapia sp. "Lion" Mara Rocks is a dwarf mbuna. The males are much more colorful than the females. They are a moderately aggressive cichlid that attains a size of only about 3.5 inches (9 cm) but they can hold their own against some larger mbuna.
Above is a young 2 inch (5 cm) male Cynotilapia sp. "lion" from Mara Rocks
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