Lake Malawi

KBA NameCountryKBA NumberSpecies Scientific NameTaxa GroupIUCN Cat.Single Site
Endemic
Lake MalawiMalawi & MozambiquefwMWI1
fwMOZ1
Aulonocara aquiloniumFISHVUY
Aulonocara auditorFISHVUY
Aulonocara ethelwynnaeFISHVUY
Aulonocara hansbaenschiFISHVUY
Aulonocara hueseriFISHVUY
Aulonocara kandeenseFISHVUY
Aulonocara korneliaeFISHVUY
Aulonocara maylandiFISHVUY
Aulonocara nyassaeFISHVUY
Aulonocara steveniFISHVUY
Bulinus succinoidesMOLLUSCAENY
Chambardia nyassaensisMOLLUSCAVUN
Copadichromis atripinnisFISHVUY
Copadichromis boadzuluFISHVUY
Copadichromis conophorusFISHVUY
Copadichromis cyclicosFISHVUY
Copadichromis geertsiFISHVUY
Copadichromis mbenjiFISHVUY
Copadichromis nkataeFISHVUY
Copadichromis thinosFISHVUY
Copadichromis trewavasaeFISHVUY
Copadichromis verduyniFISHVUY
Cynotilapia axelrodiFISHVUY
Cynotilapia zebroidesFISHVUY
Iodotropheus declivitasFISHVUY
Iodotropheus sprengeraeFISHVUY
Iodotropheus stuartgrantiFISHVUY
Labeo mesopsFISHENN
Labidochromis chisumluaeFISHVUY
Labidochromis flavigulisFISHVUY
Labidochromis freibergiFISHVUY
Labidochromis gigasFISHVUY
Labidochromis heterodonFISHVUY
Labidochromis ianthinusFISHVUY
Labidochromis lividusFISHVUY
Labidochromis mbenjiiFISHVUY
Labidochromis mylodonFISHVUY
Labidochromis pallidusFISHVUY
Labidochromis strigatusFISHVUY
Labidochromis zebroidesFISHVUY
Lanistes nyassanusMOLLUSCAENY
Lanistes solidusMOLLUSCAENN
Lethrinops macracanthusFISHENY
Lethrinops macrophthalmusFISHVUY
Lethrinops micrentodonFISHENY
Lethrinops microdonFISHENY
Lethrinops oculatusFISHVUY
Lethrinops stridaeFISHENY
Maylandia auroraFISHVUY
Maylandia benetosFISHVUY
Maylandia callainosFISHVUY
Maylandia chrysomallosFISHVUY
Maylandia cyneusmarginataFISHVUY
Maylandia emmiltosFISHVUY
Maylandia estheraeFISHVUY
Maylandia greshakeiFISHVUY
Maylandia hajomaylandiFISHVUY
Maylandia heteropictaFISHVUY
Maylandia lombardoiFISHVUY
Maylandia mbenjiiFISHVUY
Maylandia melabranchionFISHVUY
Maylandia phaeosFISHVUY
Maylandia pursaFISHVUY
Maylandia pyrsonotosFISHVUY
Maylandia sandaracinosFISHVUY
Maylandia thapsinogenFISHVUY
Maylandia xanstomachusFISHVUY
Melanochromis baliodigmaFISHVUY
Melanochromis chipokaeFISHVUY
Melanochromis cyaneorhabdosFISHVUY
Melanochromis dialeptosFISHVUY
Melanochromis elastodemaFISHVUY
Melanochromis heterochromisFISHVUY
Melanochromis interruptusFISHVUY
Melanochromis joanjohnsonaeFISHVUY
Melanochromis johanniiFISHVUY
Melanochromis lepidiadaptesFISHVUY
Melanochromis loriaeFISHVUY
Melanochromis mellitusFISHVUY
Melanochromis perileucosFISHVUY
Melanochromis xanthodigmaFISHVUY
Melanoides truncatelliformisMOLLUSCAVUN
Mutela alataMOLLUSCAVUN
Opsaridium microcephalumFISHVUN
Opsaridium microlepisFISHENN
Oreochromis karongaeFISHENN
Oreochromis lidoleFISHENN
Oreochromis squamipinnisFISHENN
Otopharynx lithobatesFISHVUY
Otopharynx pachycheilusFISHVUY
Otopharynx walteriFISHVUY
Petrotilapia chrysosFISHVUY
Petrotilapia nigraFISHVUY
Protomelas dejunctusFISHVUY
Protomelas virgatusFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus aterFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus cyaneusFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus demasoniFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus elongatusFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus flavusFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus galanosFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus longiorFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus modestusFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus purpuratusFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus saulosiFISHVUY
Pseudotropheus tursiopsFISHVUY
Tropheops graciliorFISHVUY
Tropheops microstomaFISHVUY
Tropheops tropheopsFISHVUY

 

This table includes a list of trigger species found in this KBA (these are species fulfilling either vulnerability or irreplaceability criteria as described in chapter 4 of the Ecosystem Profile, available here). 
   IUCN categories   
   CRCritically Endangered 
   ENEndangered 
   VUVunerable 
   NTNear Threatened 
   LCLeast Concerned 
   NENot Evaluated 
   DDData Deficient 
   LRLow Risk (ante 1994 assessment) 
      
The KBA number refers to the Conservation Outcomes, Eastern Afromontane map available here (BirdLife website, download)

 

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