PETER SCOONES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY PETER SCOONES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Cichlid parents. Two Boulengerochromis sp. cichlids guarding their brood of fry. This cichlid produces 5000 to 10,000 eggs per spawn. It is a carnivore, and can grow up to 70 centimetres in length and weigh up to 4.5 kilograms. Photographed in Lake Tanganyika, Burundi.
Model release not required. Property release not required.