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orthognathus, Haplochromis Trewavas [E.] 1935:85, 99 [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 10) v. 16 (no. 91) (art. 6); ref. 4451] South West Arm of Lake Malawi [Lake Nyasa], southeastern Africa, rather deep water. Lectotype: BMNH 1935.6.14.1336. Paralectotypes: BMNH 1935.6.14.1337-1339 (3). Lectotype selected by Eccles & Trewavas 1989:267 [ref. 13547]. •Valid as Caprichromis orthognathus (Trewavas 1935) -- (Eccles & Trewavas 1989:265 [ref. 13547], Maréchal 1991:36 [ref. 20944], Konings 2016:354 [ref. 34521]). Current status: Valid as Caprichromis orthognathus (Trewavas 1935). Cichlidae: Pseudocrenilabrinae. Distribution: Eastern Africa: Lake Malawi. Habitat: freshwater.