Genyochromis mento Trewavas, 1935
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 Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
 Max. size:  12.6 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic; depth range 2 - 25 m
 Distribution:  Africa: Endemic to Lake Malawi.
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  Occurs in all kinds of habitats but rarely encountered over open sand. Found mostly in intermediate biotopes and pure rocky areas. The species is a notorious fin-biter and scale-eater (Ref. 5595).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 30.08.93
 Modified by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 07.11.01
 Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 17.03.94

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