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Myaka myaka

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Osteichthyes
Classis: Actinopterygii
Subclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Ordo: Perciformes
Subordo: Labroidei
Familia: Cichlidae
Subfamilia: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus: Myaka
Species: M. myaka

The Myaka (Myaka myaka) is a ray-finned fish species of in the family Cichlidae. It belongs to the monotypic genus Myaka. This fish is fairly enigmatic, and sometimes placed in the Haplochromini.

It is endemic to the Crater Lake Barombi Mbo, in western Cameroon.


* World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1996. Myaka myaka. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 4 August 2007.

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