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melanonotus, Haplochromis Regan [C. T.] 1922:708, Fig. 21 [Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1921 (pt 4) (no. 36); ref. 3673] Lake Malawi [Lake Nyasa], southeastern Africa. Lectotype: BMNH 1921.9.6.163. Paralectotypes: BMNH 1921.9.6.164 (1). Lectotype selected by Eccles & Trewavas 1989:229 [ref. 13547]. •Valid as Platygnathochromis melanonotus (Regan 1922) -- (Eccles & Trewavas 1989:228 [ref. 13547], Maréchal 1991:381 [ref. 20944]). •Valid as Mylochromis melanonotus (Regan 1922) -- (Turner & Howarth 2001:206 [ref. 25642], Snoeks & Hanssens 2004:288 [ref. 28117], Konings 2016:174 [ref. 34521]). Current status: Valid as Mylochromis melanonotus (Regan 1922). Cichlidae: Pseudocrenilabrinae. Distribution: Eastern Africa: Lake Malawi. Habitat: freshwater.