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Lake Malawi

Index Lake Malawi

Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa in Tanzania and Lago Niassa in Mozambique, is an African Great Lake and the southernmost lake in the East African Rift system, located between Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania. [1]

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A19 road (Tanzania)

The A19 is an important road of southern Tanzania.

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Aaron, Malawi

Aaron is a village in the Nkhotakota District of Central Region, Malawi, located on the western shore of Lake Malawi.

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Abactochromis

Abactochromis is a monotypic genus of cichlid fish containing the single species Abactochromis labrosus (formerly known as Melanochromis labrosus).

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Ad Konings

Adrianus Franciscus Johannes Marinus Maria "Ad" Konings (born 11 January 1956 in Roosendaal, Netherlands) is an ichthyologist originally trained in medicine and biology.

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Adaptive radiation

In evolutionary biology, adaptive radiation is a process in which organisms diversify rapidly from an ancestral species into a multitude of new forms, particularly when a change in the environment makes new resources available, creates new challenges, or opens new environmental niches.

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Adolphe Lechaptois

Adolphe Lechaptois (8 June 1852 – 30 November 1917) was a priest of the White Fathers missionary society who was Vicar Apostolic of Tangyanika from 1891 until his death in 1917, in what is now Tanzania.

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African fish eagle

The African fish eagle (Haliaeetus vocifer), or to distinguish it from the true fish eagles (Ichthyophaga), the African sea eagle, is a large species of eagle found throughout sub-Saharan Africa wherever large bodies of open water with an abundant food supply occur.

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African Great Lakes

The African Great Lakes (Maziwa Makuu) are a series of lakes constituting the part of the Rift Valley lakes in and around the East African Rift.

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African Lakes Corporation

The African Lakes Corporation plc (ALC) was a British company originally set-up in 1877 by Scottish businessmen to co-operate with Presbyterian missions in what is now Malawi.

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African theatre of World War I

The African Theatre of World War I describes campaigns in North Africa instigated by the German and Ottoman empires, local rebellions against European colonial rule and Allied campaigns against the German colonies of Kamerun, Togoland, German South West Africa and German East Africa which were fought by German Schutztruppe, local resistance movements and forces of the British Empire, France, Belgium and Portugal.

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Agriculture in Malawi

The main economic products of Malawi are tobacco, tea, cotton, groundnuts, sugar and coffee.

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Alexander Duff (missionary)

Rev Alexander Duff, D.D. LLD.

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Alexander Keith Johnston (1844–1879)

Alexander Keith Johnston (November 11, 1844 in EdinburghJune 28, 1879 in Tanzania) was a Scottish explorer, cartographer and geographer.

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Alexander Merensky

Alexander Merensky (8 June 1837 in Panten near Liegnitz – 22 May 1918 in Berlin) was a German missionary, working in South Africa (Transvaal) since 1859.

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Alexandre de Serpa Pinto

Alexandre Alberto da Rocha de Serpa Pinto, Viscount of Serpa Pinto (aka Serpa Pinto; April 20, 1846December 28, 1900) was a Portuguese explorer of southern Africa and a colonial administrator.

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Alloparenting

Alloparenting (also referred to as alloparental care) is a term used to classify any form of parental care provided by an individual towards a non-descendent young.

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Allopatric speciation

Allopatric speciation (from the ancient Greek allos, meaning "other", and patris, meaning "fatherland"), also referred to as geographic speciation, vicariant speciation, or its earlier name, the dumbbell model, is a mode of speciation that occurs when biological populations of the same species become isolated from each other to an extent that prevents or interferes with genetic interchange.

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Alticorpus

Alticorpus is a small genus of cichlids endemic to the deep waters of Lake Malawi in Africa.

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Alticorpus macrocleithrum

Alticorpus macrocleithrum is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Alticorpus profundicola

Alticorpus profundicola is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Amaravi

The Amaravi were a Bantu people, living around Lake Nyasa in what is now Malawi in the 15th century.

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Ancient lake

An ancient lake is a lake that has consistently carried water for more than one million years.

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Anglo-Portuguese Treaty of 1891

The Anglo-Portuguese Treaty of 1891 was an agreement between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Portugal which fixed the boundaries between the British Central Africa Protectorate, (now Malawi) and the territories administered by the British South Africa Company in Mashonaland and Matabeleland (now parts of Zimbabwe) and North-Western Rhodesia (now part of Zambia) and Portuguese Mozambique, and also between the British South Africa Company administered territories of North-Eastern Rhodesia (now in Zambia), and Portuguese Angola.

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Annie Allen (missionary)

Miss Annie Allen was a medical missionary from England.

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Antoni Jakubski

Antoni Władysław Jakubski (1885–1962) was a Polish zoologist and explorer.

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Apostolic Vicariate of Shire

The Vicariate Apostolic of Shiré (Vicariatus Apostolicus ?) was an Apostolic vicariate located in Nyasaland Protectorate, Africa.

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Apparent death

Apparent death, colloquially known as playing dead, feigning death, or playing possum, is a behavior in which animals take on the appearance of being dead.

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Aquaculture of tilapia

Tilapia has become the third most important fish in aquaculture after carp and salmon; worldwide production exceeded 1,500,000 metric tons in 2002 and increases annually.

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Aquarium

An aquarium (plural: aquariums or aquaria) is a vivarium of any size having at least one transparent side in which aquatic plants or animals are kept and displayed.

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Archaeology of Malawi

People first began to be interested in Malawi's prehistoric past in the 1920s.

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Aristochromis christyi

Aristochromis christyi is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

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Aristochromis deep

Otopharynx walteri, of which an English name Aristochromis deep has been used, is an African species of freshwater fish in the Cichlidae family.

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Aspatharia subreniformis

Aspatharia subreniformis is a species of freshwater mussel in the family Mutelidae.

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Astatotilapia burtoni

Astatotilapia burtoni is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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August Heinrich Petermann

Augustus Heinrich Petermann (18 April 182225 September 1878) was a German cartographer.

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Aulonocara

Aulonocara is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Aulonocara korneliae

Aulonocara korneliae, known in the aquarium fish trade as the Aulonocara Chizumulu, Aulonocara blue gold or blue orchard Aulanocara, is a species of freshwater fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Aulonocara nyassae

Aulonocara nyassae, known as the emperor cichlid, is a species of freshwater fish in the family Cichlidae that is endemic to Lake Malawi in Africa.

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Bandawe

Bandawe is a community in Malawi on the west shore of Lake Malawi.

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Basket hap

The basket hap (Mylochromis lateristriga) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found in the southern portion, preferring sheltered bays with sandy or vegetated substrates.

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Bathybates

Bathybates is a genus of piscivorous cichlids endemic to Lake Tanganyika in East Africa.

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Bathyclarias

Bathyclarias is a genus of airbreathing catfish endemic to Lake Malawi in Africa.

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Bathyclarias atribranchus

Bathyclarias atribranchus is a species of airbreathing catfish endemic to Lake Malawi, in the countries of Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania.

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Bathyclarias eurydon

Bathyclarias eurydon is a species of airbreathing catfish endemic to Lake Malawi, in the countries of Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania.

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Bathyclarias filicibarbis

Bathyclarias filicibarbis is a species of airbreathing catfish endemic to Lake Malawi, in the countries of Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania.

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Bathyclarias foveolatus

Bathyclarias foveolatus is a species of airbreathing catfish endemic to Lake Malawi, in the countries of Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania.

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Bathyclarias longibarbis

Bathyclarias longibarbis is a species of airbreathing catfish endemic to Lake Malawi, in the countries of Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania.

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Bathyclarias nyasensis

Bathyclarias nyasensis is a species of airbreathing catfish endemic to Lake Malawi, in the countries of Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania.

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Bathyclarias rotundifrons

Bathyclarias rotundifrons is a species of airbreathing catfish endemic to Lake Malawi, in the countries of Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania.

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Bathyclarias worthingtoni

Bathyclarias worthingtoni is a species of airbreathing catfish endemic to Lake Malawi, in the countries of Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania.

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Bellamya ecclesi

Bellamya ecclesi is a species of large freshwater snail with a gill and an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Viviparidae.

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Bellamya jeffreysi

Bellamya jeffreysi is a species of large freshwater snail with a gill and an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Viviparidae.

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Berlin Conference

The Berlin Conference of 1884–85, also known as the Congo Conference (Kongokonferenz) or West Africa Conference (Westafrika-Konferenz), regulated European colonization and trade in Africa during the New Imperialism period and coincided with Germany's sudden emergence as an imperial power.

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Bernard Membe

Bernard Kamillius Membe (born 9 November 1953) is a Tanzanian CCM politician who was Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tanzania from 2007 to 2015.

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Blackman's Church of Africa Presbyterian

The Blackman's Church of Africa Presbyterian is a Presbyterian denomination in Malawi.

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Blue mbuna

The blue mbuna (Labeotropheus fuelleborni) is a species of cichlid found in Lake Malawi where it inhabits areas with rocky substrates.

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British Central Africa Protectorate

The British Central Africa Protectorate (BCA) was a protectorate proclaimed in 1889 and ratified in 1891 that occupied the same area as present-day Malawi: it was renamed Nyasaland in 1907.

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Broadband barb

The broadband barb (Enteromius macrotaenia) is a species of cyprinid fish in the genus Enteromius which occurs in Lake Malawi and the lower Zambezi, Pungwe River and Buzi River.

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Brown-water navy

The term brown-water navy refers in its broadest sense to any naval force capable of military operations in fluvial or littoral environments, especially those carrying heavy sediment loads from soil runoff or flooding.

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Buccochromis

Buccochromis is a genus of relatively large haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi and the upper Shire River in East Africa.

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Buccochromis atritaeniatus

Buccochromis atritaeniatus is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Buccochromis oculatus

Buccochromis oculatus is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Buccochromis rhoadesii

Buccochromis rhoadesii is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Buddy Bear Help

Buddy Bear Help is a children's aid organisation founded in Berlin in 2004 by Eva Herlitz together with several international artists.

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Bulinus nyassanus

Bulinus nyassanus is a species of small air-breathing freshwater snail with a sinistral shell, an aquatic pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Planorbidae, the ramshorn snails and their allies.

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Bulinus succinoides

Bulinus succinoides is a species of freshwater snail, a gastropod in the Planorbidae family.

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Calodendrum capense

Calodendrum capense (Cape chestnut) is an African tree which was first studied at The Cape in South Africa and cultivated widely for its prolific flower display.

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Candle hap

The candle hap (Stigmatochromis pholidophorus) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it can be found hunting for prey over sandy areas.

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Cape Maclear

Cape Maclear or Chembe is a town in the Mangochi District of Malawi's Southern Region.

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Caprichromis

Caprichromis is a small genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Central Africa Medal

The Central Africa Medal was a British campaign medal awarded for service from 1891–1894 in Eastern and Central Africa, and from 1894–1898 for service in British Central Africa.

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Central Line (Tanzania)

The Central Line (Mittellandbahn), formerly known as the Tanganyika Railway (Tanganjikabahn) is the most important railway line in Tanzania apart from TAZARA.

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Central Region, Malawi

The Central Region of Malawi, population 5,491,034 (2008), covers an area of 35,592 km².

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Central Zambezian miombo woodlands

The densely forested Central Zambezian miombo woodlands that cut across southern central Africa are one of the largest ecozones on the continent and home to a great variety of wildlife, including many large mammals.

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Certificates of Claim

Certificates of Claim were a form of legal instrument by which the colonial administration of the British Central Africa Protectorate granted title to individuals, companies and others who claimed to have acquired land within the protectorate by grant or purchase.

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Champsochromis

Champsochromis is a small genus of cichlid fishes endemic to Lake Malawi in east Africa.

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Chaseta

Chaseta is a town in central Malawi near Lake Malawi lying west of Chipoka.

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Chauncy Maples

Chauncy Maples (1852–95) was a British clergyman and Anglican missionary who became Bishop of Likoma, on Likoma Island, in East Africa.

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Cheilochromis

Cheilochromis is a genus of freshwater fish in the cichlid family.

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Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo is a zoo at Upton by Chester, in Cheshire, England.

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Chewa language

Chewa, also known as Nyanja, is a language of the Bantu language family.

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Chilotilapia

Chilotilapia is a genus of freshwater fish in the cichlid family.

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Chilumba

Chilumba is a town in Malawi.

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Chintheche

Chintheche is a settlement in the Nkhata Bay District of the Northern Region of Malawi.

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Chipoka

Chipoka is a town located in the Central Region district of Salima, in Malawi.

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Chisumulu pearl

Labidochromis flavigulis, the Chisumulu pearl, is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur in areas with rocky substrates around Likoma Island and Chisumulu Island.

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Chitande aulonocara

The Chitande aulonocara (Aulonocara ethelwynnae) is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Chiweta

Chiweta is an area in Rumphi District, Malawi.

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Chizumulu Island

Chizumulu Island is the smaller of two inhabited islands in Lake Malawi/Lake Nyasa, the larger being the nearby Likoma island, which together make up the Likoma District.

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Cichlid

Cichlids are fish from the family Cichlidae in the order Perciformes.

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Clydesdale Bank

Clydesdale Bank plc is a commercial bank in Scotland.

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Cobue

Cobue is a small lake-side town in Niassa Province, in north-west Mozambique.

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Community aquarium

Community aquaria are tanks that are designed to contain more than one species of fish.

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Company rule in Rhodesia

The British South Africa Company's administration of what became Rhodesia was chartered in 1889 by Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom, and began with the Pioneer Column's march north-east to Mashonaland in 1890.

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Congo Pedicle

The Congo Pedicle (at one time referred to as the Zaire Pedicle; in French la botte du Katanga, meaning ‘Katanga boot’) refers to the southeast salient of the Katanga Province of the Democratic Republic of Congo which sticks into neighbouring Zambia, dividing it into two lobes.

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Congo-Nile Divide

The Congo-Nile Divide (or Nile Congo Watershed) is the continental divide that separates the drainage basins of the Nile and Congo rivers.

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Copadichromis

Copadichromis is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in Eastern Africa.

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Copadichromis azureus

Copadichromis azureus is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Copadichromis borleyi

Copadichromis borleyi is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Copadichromis ilesi

Copadichromis ilesi is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae, which is endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Copadichromis sp. 'Virginalis Kajose'

Copadichromis sp.

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Corematodus

Corematodus is a small genus of cichlids native to the Lake Malawi basin in Africa.

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Corematodus shiranus

Corematodus shiranus is a species of cichlid fish native to Lake Malawi, Lake Malombe and the upper reaches of the Shire River in East Africa.

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Corematodus taeniatus

Corematodus taeniatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi, Lake Malombe and the upper Shire River in East Africa.

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Cornish jack

The Cornish jack, Mormyrops anguilloides, is a species of weakly electric fish in the family Mormyridae, native to quiet waters in much of Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Cotton in Malawi

Cotton in Malawi is not indigenous, but was introduced into warmer lowland areas no later than the 17th century.

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Ctenopharynx

Ctenopharynx is a small genus of haplochromine cichlids from East Africa.

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Cyan hap

The cyan hap (Pseudotropheus cyaneus) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from Chinyamwezi Island.

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Cyathochromis obliquidens

Cyathochromis obliquidens is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi in east Africa where it is found in shallow, vegetated waters from depth.

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Cynotilapia

Cynotilapia is a genus of fishes from the family Cichlidae.

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Cynotilapia afra

Cynotilapia afra, the afra cichlid or dogtooth cichlid, is a small species of cichlid fish from Lake Malawi in East Africa, where found in rocky habitats.

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Cynotilapia zebroides

Cynotilapia zebroides is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur around Likoma Island where it prefers shallow, rocky areas.

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Cyrtocara

Cyrtocara moorii, commonly known as the hump-head, is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi in east Africa where they prefer areas with sandy substrates.

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Dataz

Dataz is a Tanzanian rapper.

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David Livingstone

David Livingstone (19 March 1813 – 1 May 1873) was a Scottish Christian Congregationalist, pioneer medical missionary with the London Missionary Society, an explorer in Africa, and one of the most popular British heroes of the late-19th-century Victorian era.

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Deckenia (crab)

Deckenia is a genus of freshwater crabs from East Africa, in the family Potamonautidae, or sometimes in a family of its own, Deckeniidae.

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Dedinje

Dedinje (Дедиње) is an urban neighborhood of Belgrade, the capital of Serbia.

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Dedza District

Dedza is a district in the Central Region of Malawi.

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Deep-water hap

The deep-water hap (Placidochromis electra) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with sandy substrates, generally at depths of around.

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Demographics of Malawi

This article is about the demographic features of the population of Malawi, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations and other aspects of the population.

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Dennis Liwewe

Philip Dennis Liwewe (10 January 1936 - 22 April 2014) better known as Dennis Liwewe, was a football (soccer) commentator who travelled the sports world 96 times spanning more than 40 countries.

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Dimidiochromis

Dimidiochromis is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Dinotopterus

Dinotopterus cunningtoni is a species of catfish in the family Clariidae.

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Diplotaxodon

Diplotaxodon is a small genus of seven formally described, as well as a number of undescribed, deep-water species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi in east Africa.

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Docimodus

Docimodus is a small genus of cichlids native to east Africa where they are found in Lake Malawi and one species (D. johnstoni) also occurs in Lake Malombe and the upper Shire River.

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Docimodus evelynae

Docimodus evelynae is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

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Docimodus johnstoni

Docimodus johnstoni is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

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Dwangwa River

The Dwangwa River in Malawi is a tributary river for Lake Nyasa.

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Dwarf sanjika

The dwarf sanjika (Opsaridium tweddleorum) is an African freshwater fish species in the Cyprinidae family.

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East Africa

East Africa or Eastern Africa is the eastern region of the African continent, variably defined by geography.

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East African Campaign (World War I)

The East African Campaign in World War I was a series of battles and guerrilla actions, which started in German East Africa (GEA) and spread to portions of Portuguese Mozambique, Northern Rhodesia, British East Africa, the Uganda Protectorate, and the Belgian Congo.

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East African Plateau

East African Plateau is a huge plateau in the eastern part of central Africa in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.

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East African Rift

The East African Rift (EAR) is an active continental rift zone in East Africa.

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Eastern miombo woodlands

The Eastern miombo woodlands (AT0706) are an ecoregion of grassland and woodland in southern Tanzania and northern Mozambique.

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Eastern Province, Zambia

Eastern Province is one of Zambia's ten provinces.

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Eclectochromis

Eclectochromis is a small genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Eclectochromis lobochilus

Eclectochromis lobochilus is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Economy of Malawi

The economy of Malawi is predominantly agricultural, with about 90% of the population living in rural areas.

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Electric blue hap

The electric blue hap (Sciaenochromis ahli) is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Electric blue kande

The electric blue kande (Sciaenochromis psammophilus) is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers waters with a sandy substrate at depths of from.

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Electric yellow cichlid

Mature male electric yellow cichlid The electric yellow cichlid is a popular fresh water aquarium fish.

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Elizabeth Nelson Adams

Elizabeth Nelson Adams (born 1941) is an artist, poet, writer, Arts Commissioner, and film casting director, born in Columbia, South Carolina.

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Elongate mbuna

The elongate mbuna (Pseudotropheus elongatus) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is known from Mkata Bay and Mbamba Bay.

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Enclave and exclave

An enclave is a territory, or a part of a territory, that is entirely surrounded by the territory of one other state.

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Enteromius arcislongae

Enteromius arcislongae is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Cyprinidae.

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Enteromius litamba

Enteromius litamba is a ray-finned fish species in the family Cyprinidae.

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Ethelwynn Trewavas

Dr.

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Eurasian blackcap

The Eurasian blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla) usually known simply as the blackcap, is a common and widespread typical warbler.

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European exploration of Africa

The geography of North Africa has been reasonably well known among Europeans since classical antiquity in Greco-Roman geography.

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Evolutionary radiation

An evolutionary radiation is an increase in taxonomic diversity or morphological disparity, due to adaptive change or the opening of ecospace.

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February 1901

The following events occurred in February 1901.

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Felixstowe Fury

The Felixstowe F.4 Fury (serial N123), also known as the Porte Super-Baby, was a large British, five-engined triplane flying-boat designed by John Cyril Porte at the Seaplane Experimental Station, Felixstowe, inspired by the Wanamaker Triplane/Curtiss Model T. At the time the Fury was the largest seaplane in the world, the largest British aircraft, and the first aircraft controlled successfully by servo-assisted means.

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Fenestratus

The fenestratus (Protomelas fenestratus) is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Ferry

A ferry is a merchant vessel used to carry passengers, and sometimes vehicles and cargo as well, across a body of water.

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Fish intelligence

Fish intelligence is "...the resultant of the process of acquiring, storing in memory, retrieving, combining, comparing, and using in new contexts information and conceptual skills" as it applies to fish.

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Fishing village

A fishing village is a village, usually located near a fishing ground, with an economy based on catching fish and harvesting seafood.

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Flavescent peacock

The flavescent peacock (Aulonocara stuartgranti) is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Floating island

A floating island is a mass of floating aquatic plants, mud, and peat ranging in thickness from several centimetres to a few metres.

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Foreign relations of Malawi

Malawi's former President Bakili Muluzi continued the pro-Western foreign policy established by former President Hastings Banda.

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Foreign relations of Tanzania

Tanzania's first president, Julius Nyerere also was one of the founding members of the Non-Aligned Movement, and, during the Cold War era, Tanzania played an important role in regional and international organisations, such as the Non-Aligned Movement, the front-line states, the G-77, and the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) (now the African Union).

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Fossorochromis rostratus

Fossorochromis rostratus is a species of cichlid fish that is endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

Frederick John Dealtry Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard (22 January 1858 – 11 April 1945), known as Sir Frederick Lugard between 1901 and 1928, was a British soldier, mercenary, explorer of Africa and colonial administrator.

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Frederick Stanley Arnot

Frederick Stanley Arnot (12 September 1858 – 14 May 1914) was a Scottish missionary who did much to establish missions in what are now Angola, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

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Free Church of Scotland (1843–1900)

The Free Church of Scotland was a Scottish denomination which was formed in 1843 by a large withdrawal from the established Church of Scotland in a schism or division known as the Disruption of 1843.

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Freshwater aquarium

A freshwater aquarium is a receptacle that holds one or more freshwater aquatic organisms for decorative, pet-keeping, or research purposes.

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Friedrich Wilhelm Conrad Eduard Bornhardt

Friedrich Wilhelm Conrad Eduard Bornhardt (20 April 1864 Braunschweig - 2 December 1946 Goslar) was a German geologist, engineer and explorer, and was Director of the Berlin College of Mines (Bergakademie) from 1907 to 1916.

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Gabbiella stanleyi

Gabbiella stanleyi is a species of small freshwater snails with an operculum, aquatic prosobranch gastropod mollusks in the family Bithyniidae.

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Genyochromis mento

Genyochromis mento is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Geoffrey Spicer-Simson

Captain Geoffrey Basil Spicer-Simson DSO, RN (15 January 1876 – 29 January 1947) was a Royal Navy officer.

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Geography of Africa

Africa is a continent comprising 63 political territories, representing the largest of the great southward projections from the main mass of Earth's surface.

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Geography of Malawi

Malawi is a landlocked country in southeast Africa.

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Geography of Mozambique

Mozambique is located on the east coast of southern Africa.

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Geology of Malawi

The geology of Malawi formed on extremely ancient crystalline basement rock, which was metamorphosed and intruded by igneous rocks during several orogeny mountain building events in the past one billion years.

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Geology of Tanzania

The geology of Tanzania began to form in the Precambrian, in the Archean and Proterozoic eons, in some cases more than 2.5 billion years ago.

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George Glynn Petre

Sir George Petre (4 September 1822 – 17 May 1905) was a British diplomat who was envoy to Argentina, Paraguay and Portugal.

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Gephyrochromis

Gephyrochromis is a small genus of cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in east Africa.

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German East Africa

German East Africa (Deutsch-Ostafrika) (GEA) was a German colony in the African Great Lakes region, which included present-day Burundi, Rwanda, and the mainland part of Tanzania.

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Giant haplochromis

The giant Haplochromis (Hemitilapia oxyrhyncha) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi preferring areas with sandy substrates and Vallisneria patches.

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Glassworm

A glassworm is a type of larva of a midge genus called Chaoborus.

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Golden mola hap

The golden mola hap (Mylochromis incola) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found in shallow, vegetated waters.

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Golden sand-eater

The golden sand-eater (Lethrinops auritus) is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers shallow waters with muddy substrates.

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Golden-margined hap

The golden-margined hap (Otopharynx auromarginatus) is a species of cichlid native to Lake Malawi as well as the upper Shire River.

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Gospelink Agricultural Training Center, Malawi

The Gospelink Agricultural Training Center is an outreach and mission center along Lake Malawi in the Salima District of Malawi.

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Great East Road

The Great East Road is a major road in Zambia and the only highway linking its Eastern Province with the rest of the country.

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Great Rift Valley

The Great Rift Valley is a name given to the continuous geographic trench, approximately in length, that runs from Lebanon's Beqaa Valley in Asia to Mozambique in Southeastern Africa.

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Greenface sandsifter

The greenface sandsifter (Lethrinops furcifer) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with sandy substrates.

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Grey-capped social weaver

The grey-capped social weaver or grey-headed social weaver (Pseudonigrita arnaudi) is a sparrow-like liver-colored bird, with a pale grey crown, a dark grey bill, a whitish eye-ring, horn-colored legs, with some black in the wing and a light terminal band in the tail, that builds roofed nests made of straws, breeds in colonies in thorny Acacia trees, and feeds in groups gathering grass seeds and insects.

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Haplochromine

The haplochromine cichlids are a tribe of cichlids in subfamily Pseudocrenilabrinae called Haplochromini.

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Haplochromis

Haplochromis is a ray-finned fish genus in the family Cichlidae.

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Haplochromis yellow black line

Mylochromis melanonotus, known in the aquarium fish trade as haplochromis yellow black line, is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi where it is usually found over sandy substrates.

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Harry Johnston

Sir Henry Hamilton Johnston (12 June 1858 – 31 July 1927), frequently known as Harry Johnston, was a British explorer who traveled widely in Africa, botanist, artist, linguist who spoke many African languages and colonial administrator.

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Hedwig von Wissmann (steamship)

The Hedwig von Wissmann was a German steamboat on Lake Tanganyika, which became a feature in the story behind the film ''The African Queen''.

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Hehe people

The Hehe (Swahili collective: Wahehe) are an ethnic and linguistic group based in Iringa Region in south-central Tanzania, speaking the Bantu Hehe language.

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Hemitaeniochromis

Hemitaeniochromis is a small genus of cichlid fishes endemic to Lake Malawi in east Africa.

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Hemitaeniochromis brachyrhynchus

Hemitaeniochromis brachyrhynchus is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Hemitaeniochromis urotaenia

Hemitaeniochromis urotaenia is a species of fish endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Henry Henderson (missionary)

Henry Henderson (1843, Perthshire, Scotland12 February 1891, Quilimane, Mozambique) was a lay Church of Scotland missionary in present-day Malawi.

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Henry Marc Brunel

Henry Marc Brunel (27 June 1842 – 7 October 1903) was the second son of the celebrated English engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, and followed his father's footsteps in becoming a civil engineer.

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Henry Phillips (colonial administrator)

Sir Henry Ellis Isidore Phillips CMG MBE was a British army officer, a Far East prisoner of war and a colonial administrator in Nyasaland, later Malawi.

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Hermann von Wissmann (steamship)

Hermann von Wissmann was a German steamer on Lake Nyasa named after the German explorer Hermann von Wissmann who had raised funds for the vessel to be built in 1890 as an anti-slavery gunboat.

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Hermann Wissmann

Hermann Wilhelm Leopold Ludwig Wissmann, after 1890 Hermann von Wissmann (4 September 1853 – 15 June 1905), was a German explorer and administrator in Africa.

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History of Africa

The history of Africa begins with the emergence of hominids, archaic humans and – around 5.6 to 7.5 million years ago.

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History of Malawi

The History of Malawi covers the area of present-day Malawi.

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History of rail transport in Malawi

The history of rail transport in Malawi began shortly after the turn of the twentieth century.

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History of rail transport in Mozambique

The history of rail transport in Mozambique began in the latter years of the nineteenth century.

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History of Tanzania

The African Great Lakes nation of Tanzania dates formally from 1964, when it was formed out of the union of the much larger mainland territory of Tanganyika and the coastal archipelago of Zanzibar.

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HMS Pioneer

Nine ships of the Royal Navy have borne the name HMS Pioneer.

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Hybrid speciation

Hybrid speciation is a form of speciation where hybridization between two different species leads to a new species, reproductively isolated from the parent species.

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Index of Malawi-related articles

This page list topics related to Malawi.

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Index of Mozambique-related articles

Articles (arranged alphabetically) related to Mozambique include.

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Index of Tanzania-related articles

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Iodotropheus

Iodotropheus is a small genus of cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in east Africa.

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Iodotropheus declivitas

Iodotropheus declivitas is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Iodotropheus sprengerae

Iodotropheus sprengerae, the rusty cichlid, lavender mbuna or lavender cichlid, is a species of cichlid endemic to the Boadzulu and Chinyankwazi Islands and Chinyamwezi Island regions of Lake Malawi.

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Iodotropheus stuartgranti

Iodotropheus stuartgranti is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Islam in Malawi

Islam is the second largest religion in Malawi after Christianity.

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Jakob Erhardt

Johann Jakob Erhardt, or John James Erhardt, (17 April 1823 – 14 August 1901) was a German missionary and explorer who worked in East Africa and India.

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James Atlay

James Atlay (3 July 1817 – 24 December 1894) was the 98th Anglican Bishop of Hereford, from 1868 to 1894.

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James Frederic Elton

James Frederic Elton (1840–1877) was an English explorer in Africa.

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James Stewart (missionary)

James Stewart (14 February 1831 – 21 December 1905) was a principal, physician, and a missionary, both a medical and religious one.

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Jane Elizabeth Waterston

Dr.

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Janie Hampton

Janie Hampton (born as Anderson, 14 March 1952) is a British author, best known for her biography of Joyce Grenfell and social history books The Austerity Olympics, How the Girl Guides Won the War, and an international development and women’s health activist.

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Jody Hey

Jody Hey is an evolutionary biologist at Temple University.

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John Buchanan (settler)

John Buchanan (1855–1896), was a Scottish horticulturist who went to Central Africa, now Malawi, in 1876 as a lay member of the missionary party that established Blantyre Mission.

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John Cameron (farmer)

John B. Cameron of Balbuthie CBE FRAgS is a Scottish farmer, with significant interest in railways.

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John Hanning Speke

John Hanning Speke (4 May 1827 – 15 September 1864) was an English explorer and officer in the British Indian Army who made three exploratory expeditions to Africa.

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John Shannon (novelist)

John Shannon (born 1943) is a contemporary American author, lately of detective fiction.

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Joseph Dupont (bishop)

Joseph-Marie-Stanislas Dupont (23 July 1850 – 19 March 1930), nicknamed Moto Moto ('fire fire') by the Bemba people was a French Catholic missionary bishop, who was a pioneer in Zambia's Northern Province (then part of North-Eastern Rhodesia) from 1885 to 1911.

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Joseph Thomson (explorer)

Joseph Thomson (14 February 1858 – 2 August 1895) was a Scottish geologist and explorer who played an important part in the Scramble for Africa.

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July 1946

The following events occurred in July 1946.

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Kampango

The kampango or kampoyo (Bagrus meridionalis) is a large, territorial and predatory bagrid catfish endemic to Lake Malawi, occurring from the lower reaches of rivers to the deepest habitable parts of the lake.

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Kapeta

Kapeta is a village in central Malawi on Lake Malawi.

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Karl Klaus von der Decken

Baron Karl Klaus (Carl Claus) von der Decken (born 8 August 1833 in Kotzen, Brandenburg, Germany; died 2 October 1865 near Bardera, Somalia) was a German explorer of eastern Africa and the first European to attempt to climb Mount Kilimanjaro.

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Karonga

Karonga is a township in the Karonga District in Northern Region of Malawi.

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Karonga District

Karonga is a district in the Northern Region of Malawi.

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Karonga War

The name Karonga War is given number of armed clashes that took place between mid 1887 and mid 1889 near Karonga at the northern end of Lake Malawi in what is now Malawi between a Scottish trading concern called the African Lakes Company Limited and elements of the Ngonde people on one side and Swahili traders and their Henga allies on the other.

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Kate Bertram

Cicely Kate Bertram, JP (née Ricardo; 8 July 1912 – 6 July 1999) was a British academic specialising in fish.

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Kinga people

The Kinga are an ethnic and linguistic group from Njombe Region, Tanzania, in the great Kipengere Range (formerly known as Livingstone Mountains) northeast of Lake Malawi.

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Kingsley Holgate

Kingsley Holgate (born 28 February 1946 in Natal) is a South African explorer, humanitarian and author.

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Kipengere Range

The Kipengere Range, also known as the Livingstone Mountains, lies in southwest Tanzania at the northern end of Lake Malawi.

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Kirk Range

Kirk Range is a plateau in southwestern Malawi, extending in a north-south direction and skirting the southwestern shore of Lake Nyasa and the western border of the Shire River valley.

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Kisi people

The Kisi are an ethnic and linguistic group from Njombe Region, Tanzania, on the northwestern shore of Lake Malawi.

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Kiwira River

Kiwira River is a river of Mbeya Region, Tanzania.

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Kondowole

Kondowole is a Malawian cuisine delicacy (cuisine) that is eaten predominantly in the northern region of Malawi.

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Kunga cake

Kunga cake or kungu is an East African food made of millions of densely compressed midges or flies.

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Kyela District

Kyela is one of the seven districts of Mbeya Region, Tanzania.

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Labeo worthingtoni

Labeo worthingtoni is a species of benthopelagic, freshwater ray-finned fish in genus Labeo which is endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Labeobarbus johnstonii

Labeobarbus johnstonii is a species of cyprinid fish.

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Labeobarbus latirostris

Labeobarbus latirostris is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Labeobarbus which is found in the Lake Malawi basin in Africa.

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Labeotropheus

Labeotropheus is a genus of fish in the family Cichlidae endemic to Lake Malawi in eastern Africa.

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Labidochromis

Labidochromis is a genus of cichlid fishes that are endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Labidochromis caeruleus

Labidochromis caeruleus is a species of cichlid endemic to the central western coastal region of Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Labidochromis freibergi

Labidochromis freibergi is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur around Likoma Island in areas with rocky substrates.

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Labidochromis gigas

Labidochromis gigas is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur in areas with rocky substrates around Likoma Island and Chisumulu Island.

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Labidochromis heterodon

Labidochromis heterodon is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur around Boadzulu Island.

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Labidochromis ianthinus

Labidochromis ianthinus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur around the Mbenji Islands.

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Labidochromis lividus

Labidochromis lividus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur over rocky substrates along the western coast of Likoma Island.

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Labidochromis maculicauda

Labidochromis maculicauda is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the northwestern coast.

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Labidochromis mathotho

Labidochromis mathotho is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Labidochromis mbenjii

Labidochromis mbenjii is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur in the area around the Mbenji Islands.

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Labidochromis mylodon

Labidochromis mylodon is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur around Mumbo Island.

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Labidochromis pallidus

Labidochromis pallidus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur around the Maleri Islands and around Thumbi West Island.

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Labidochromis shiranus

Labidochromis shiranus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur along the western coast of the southeastern arm of the lake.

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Labidochromis sp. "Hongi"

Labidochromis sp.

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Labidochromis sp. "Mbamba"

Labidochromis sp.

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Labidochromis strigatus

Labidochromis strigatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur in areas with rocky substrates around Likoma Island and Chisumulu Island.

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Labidochromis textilis

Labidochromis textilis is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found along the central portion of the eastern coast.

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Labidochromis vellicans

Labidochromis vellicans is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found in areas with rocky substrates in the southern portion of the lake.

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Labidochromis zebroides

Labidochromis zebroides is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur in areas with rocky substrates around Likoma Island and Mazimbwe Island.

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Lago District

Lago District is a district of Niassa Province in north-western Mozambique.

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Lake Amaramba

Lake Amaramba (Lago Amaramba) is a shallow lake in Mozambique, near the border with Malawi.

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Lake Chad

Lake Chad (French: Lac Tchad) is a historically large, shallow, endorheic lake in Africa, which has varied in size over the centuries.

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Lake Chilwa

Lake Chilwa is the second-largest lake in Malawi after Lake Malawi.

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Lake Malawi Museum

Lake Malawi Museum is a museum on Lake Malawi in Malawi.

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Lake Malawi National Park

Lake Malawi National Park is a national park at the southern end of Lake Malawi in Malawi, Southeast Africa.

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Lake Malawi sardine

The Lake Malawi sardine or lake sardine (Engraulicypris sardella) is an African species of freshwater fish in the Cyprinidae family.

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Lake Malombe

Lake Malombe is a lake in southern part of Malawi, on the Shire River, in the Southern Region.

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Lake of Stars Festival

Lake of Stars Festival is an annual three-day international festival held on the shores of Lake Malawi, the third largest lake in Africa.

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Lake Rukwa

Lake Rukwa is an endorheic lake in the Rukwa Valley of southwestern Tanzania.

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Lake salmon

The lake salmon or mpasa (Opsaridium microlepis) is an African species of freshwater fish, endemic to Lake Malawi, in the Cyprinidae family found in Malawi, Mozambique, and Tanzania.

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Lake Skadar

Lake Skadar (Montenegrin: Skadarsko jezero, Скадарско језеро,; Liqeni i Shkodrës) — also called Lake Scutari, Lake Shkodër and Lake Shkodra — lies on the border of Albania and Montenegro, and is the largest lake in Southern Europe.

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Lake Tanganyika

Lake Tanganyika is an African Great Lake.

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Lake Toba

Lake Toba (Danau Toba) is a large natural lake in Indonesia occupying the caldera of a supervolcano.

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Lake Uniamési

Lake Uniamési or the Uniamesi Sea was the name given by missionaries in the 1840s and 1850s to a huge lake or inland sea they supposed to lie within a region of Central East Africa with the same name.

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Lake Victoria

Lake Victoria (Nam Lolwe in Luo; Nalubaale in Luganda; Nyanza in Kinyarwanda and some Bantu languages) is one of the African Great Lakes.

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Lamprologus ocellatus

Lamprologus ocellatus is a species of shell dwelling cichlid endemic to Lake Tanganyika.

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Lanistes nyassanus

Lanistes nyassanus is a species of large freshwater snail, an aquatic gastropod mollusk with a gill and an operculum in the family Ampullariidae, the apple snails.

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Last Glacial Maximum

In the Earth's climate history the Last Glacial Maximum (LGM) was the last time period during the last glacial period when ice sheets were at their greatest extension.

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Leroy Vail

Leroy Vail (August 5, 1940 – March 27, 1999) whose birth name was Hazen Leroy Vail was an American specialist in African studies and educator who specialised in the history and linguistics of Central Africa and later extended his interests to Southern Africa.

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Lethrinops

Lethrinops is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Lethrinops albus

Lethrinops albus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs in deep waters.

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Lethrinops altus

Lethrinops altus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs in areas with sandy substrates.

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Lethrinops argenteus

Lethrinops argenteus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Lethrinops christyi

Lethrinops christyi is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the southern part of the lake.

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Lethrinops gossei

Lethrinops gossei is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is usually found in deep waters with muddy substrates in the southern portion of the lake.

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Lethrinops leptodon

Lethrinops leptodon is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with sandy substrates.

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Lethrinops lethrinus

Lethrinops lethrinus is a species of cichlid native to Lake Malawi and western shore feeder streams, Lake Malombe and the upper reaches of the Shire River.

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Lethrinops longimanus

Lethrinops longimanus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found in deep waters over sandy substrates.

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Lethrinops longipinnis

Lethrinops longipinnis is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found at depths of (usually only down to) over sandy substrates.

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Lethrinops lunaris

Lethrinops lunaris is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs in shallow waters with sandy substrates.

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Lethrinops macracanthus

Lethrinops macracanthus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs in deep waters over sandy substrates.

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Lethrinops macrochir

Lethrinops macrochir is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers shallow waters with a sandy substrate.

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Lethrinops macrophthalmus

Lethrinops macrophthalmus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is known to occur in the Nkhotakota area.

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Lethrinops marginatus

Lethrinops marginatus, also known as the Lethrinops 'rounded head' in the aquarium fish trade, is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is widespread and occurs in shallow waters over sandy substrates.

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Lethrinops micrentodon

Lethrinops micrentodon is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Lethrinops microdon

Lethrinops microdon is an endangered species of cichlid endemic to the southern part of Lake Malawi where it occurs at depths of in areas with soft substrates.

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Lethrinops oculatus

Lethrinops oculatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the southern part of the lake over sandy substrates.

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Lethrinops red flush

Lethrinops parvidens, known as the Lethrinops red flush in the aquarium fish trade, is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found over sandy substrates in the southern portion of the lake.

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Lethrinops stridei

Lethrinops stridei is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs at depths of from in areas with sandy substrates.

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Lethrinops turneri

Lethrinops turneri is a species of cichlid native to Lake Malawi and Lake Malombe.

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Lewis Pugh

Lewis William Gordon Pugh, OIG, (born 5 December 1969) is a British-South African endurance swimmer and ocean advocate.

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Lichinga

Lichinga is the capital city of Niassa Province of Mozambique.

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Liganga

Liganga is a site in Njombe Region, Tanzania where iron ore is mined.

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Ligunga

Ligunga is a town in southern Tanzania near the border with Mozambique.

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Likoma Airport

Likoma Airport is an airport on Likoma Island, Republic of Malawi.

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Likoma District

Likoma District consists of two separate exclaves of Malawi situated within Mozambican waters in Lake Malawi (also known in Tanzania as Lake Nyasa).

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Likoma Island

Likoma Island is the larger of two inhabited islands in Lake Malawi (also known as Lake Nyasa), in East Africa, the smaller being the nearby Chizumulu.

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Lilongwe River

Lilongwe River is a river in Malawi, it flows through Lilongwe, the capital of the country.

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List of biogeographic provinces

Biogeographic Province is a biotic subdivision of realms.

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List of cichlid fish of Africa

This is a list of African cichlid species that are commonly kept by aquarists.

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List of country-name etymologies

This list covers English language country names with their etymologies.

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List of diplomatic missions of Malawi

This is a list of diplomatic missions of Malawi, excluding honorary consulates.

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List of drainage basins by area

The list of drainage basins by area identifies basins (also known as watersheds or catchments), sorted by area, which drain to oceans, mediterranean seas, rivers, lakes and other water bodies.

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List of earthquakes in 1956

This is a list of earthquakes in 1956.

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List of ecoregions in Malawi

The following is a list of ecoregions in Malawi, as identified by the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF).

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List of ecoregions in Mozambique

The following is a list of ecoregions in Mozambique, as identified by the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF).

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List of ecoregions in Tanzania

The following is a list of ecoregions in Tanzania, as identified by the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF).

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List of enclaves and exclaves

In political geography, an enclave is a piece of land which is totally surrounded by a foreign territory.

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List of examples of convergent evolution

Convergent evolution — the repeated evolution of similar traits in multiple lineages which all ancestrally lack the trait — is rife in nature, as illustrated by the examples below.

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List of freshwater aquarium fish species

A vast number of aquatic species have successfully adapted to live in the freshwater aquarium.

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List of freshwater ecoregions (WWF)

This is a list of freshwater ecoregions as compiled by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).

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List of freshwater ecoregions in Africa and Madagascar

This is a list of freshwater ecoregions in Africa and Madagascar, as identified by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).

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List of German exonyms

Below is a list of German language exonyms for formerly German places and places in non-German-speaking areas of the world.

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List of islands by name (C)

This article features a list of islands sorted by their name beginning with the letter C.

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List of islands by name (L)

This article features a list of islands sorted by their name beginning with the letter L.

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List of islands of Malawi

This is a list of islands of Malawi.

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List of lakes

For rank-order lists, see List of lakes by area, List of lakes by depth, List of lakes by volume.

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List of lakes by area

This is a list of terrestrial lakes with a surface area of more than approximately, ranked by area.

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List of lakes by depth

This page lists the world's deepest lakes.

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List of lakes by volume

This article lists lakes with a water volume of more than 100 km³, ranked by volume.

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List of lakes of Tanzania

Tanzania lies in the African Great Lakes region and boasts over of surface area that is covered by lakes.

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List of NATO country codes

This is the list of NATO country codes.

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List of political and geographic subdivisions by total area from 30,000 to 50,000 square kilometers

No description.

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List of Ramsar wetlands of international importance

This is the List of Wetlands of International Importance as defined by the Ramsar Convention for the conservation and sustainable use of wetlands, recognizing the fundamental ecological functions of wetlands and their economic, cultural, scientific, and recreational value.

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List of redundant place names

A place name is tautological if two differently sounding parts of it are synonymous.

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List of rivers of Mozambique

This is a list of rivers in Mozambique.

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List of rivers of Tanzania

No description.

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List of Scots

List of Scots is an incomplete list of notable people from Scotland.

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List of shipwrecks in 1946

The list of shipwrecks in 1946 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1946.

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List of territorial disputes

This is a list of territorial disputes over lands around the world, both past and in modern times.

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List of tripoints

This is a list of all three-country tripoints on land or internal waters.

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List of World Heritage Sites in Africa

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has designated 135 World Heritage Sites in Africa.

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Little Ice Age

The Little Ice Age (LIA) was a period of cooling that occurred after the Medieval Warm Period.

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Littletooth sandeater

The littletooth sandeater (Lethrinops microstoma) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is known from sandy areas around Cape Maclear and in Senga Bay.

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Liuli

Liuli, formerly known as Sphinx Hafen (Sphinxhafen), is a settlement on the Tanzanian shore of Lake Malawi in the Mbinga District of Ruvuma province.

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Livingstonia, Malawi

Livingstonia or Kondowe is a town located in the Northern Region district of Rumphi in Malawi.

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Liwonde National Park

Liwonde National Park, also known as Liwonde Wildlife Reserve, is a national park in southern Malawi, near the Mozambique border.

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Luangwa River

The Luangwa River is one of the major tributaries of the Zambezi River, and one of the four biggest rivers of Zambia.

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Luapula Province border dispute

This article deals with the disputed area on the borders of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Zambia, in Luapula Province.

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Luís Gonzaga Ferreira da Silva

Luís Gonzaga Ferreira da Silva, S.J. (April 2, 1923 – August 7, 2013) was a Portuguese Prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.

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Ludewa District

Ludewa District is one of six districts in the Njombe Region in Tanzania, East Africa.

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M'Bona Cult

The M'Bona Cult is a system of religious beliefs and rituals currently limited to the most southerly parts of Malawi, but more extensive formerly, and found among the local Mang'anja people.

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Madunda

Madunda is a small settlement in the Ludewa District, Iringa region, Tanzania.

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Major explorations after the Age of Discovery

Major explorations of Earth continued after the Age of Discovery.

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Makololo Chiefs (Malawi)

The Makololo chiefs recognised by the governments of colonial Nyasaland and independent Malawi have their origin in a group of porters that David Livingstone brought from Barotseland in the 1850s to support his first Zambezi expedition that did not return to Barotseland but assisted Livingstone and British missionaries in the area of southern Malawi between 1859 and 1864.

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Makua people

The Makua people, also known as Makhuwa, are a southeastern African ethnic group predominantly found in north Mozambique and southern border provinces of Tanzania such as the Mtwara Region.

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Makuta, Malawi

Makuta is a village in central Malawi on Lake Malawi.

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Malawi

Malawi (or; or maláwi), officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeast Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland.

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Malawi eyebiter

Malawi eyebiter (Dimidiochromis compressiceps) is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Malawi gar

The Malawi gar (Lichnochromis acuticeps) is a species of predatory cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Malawi Railways

Malawi Railways was a government corporation that ran the national rail network of Malawi, Africa, until privatisation in 1999.

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Malawi spinyeel

The Malawi spinyeel (Mastacembelus shiranus) is a species of fish in the Mastacembelidae family from Africa.

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Malawi squeaker

The Malawi squeaker (Synodontis njassae) is a species of upside-down catfish endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Malawi-Tanzania border

The Malawi-Tanzania border is an international boundary that separates Malawi and Tanzania in East Africa.

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Malawian cuisine

Malawian cuisine includes the foods and culinary practices of Malawi.

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Malawian Defence Force

The Malawi Defence Force is the state military organisation responsible for defending Malawi.

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Malawi–Mozambique relations

Malawi–Mozambique relations refers to the current and historical relationship between the countries of Malawi and Mozambique.

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Malawi–Tanzania relations

Malawi and Tanzania have formal relations.

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Malawispongiidae

Malawispongiidae is a family of freshwater sponges found in the ancient lakes of Malawi, Tanganyika, Kinneret, Ohrid and Poso.

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Malosa (Malawi)

Malosa is a small trading centre located in the Zomba District of Malawi.

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Manda (Tanzanian ward)

Manda is an administrative ward in the Dodoma Rural district of the Dodoma Region of Tanzania.

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Manda people

The Manda are an ethnic and linguistic group based in Ludewa District in the Iringa Region of southern Tanzania, along the eastern shore of Lake Malawi.

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Mangochi

Mangochi is a township in the Southern Region of Malawi.

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Mangochi District

Mangochi District is one of twelve districts in the Southern Region of Malawi.

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Marine Services Company Limited

Marine Services Company Limited (MSCL) is a Tanzanian company that operates ferries, cargo ships and tankers on three of the African Great Lakes, namely Lake Victoria, Lake Tanganyika and Lake Nyasa.

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Marwell Zoo

Marwell Zoo is a zoo situated at Owslebury near Winchester, in the English county of Hampshire.

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Masoko

Masoko is a Swahili word denoting "markets".

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Matema

Matema is a town in southwestern Tanzania.

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Matengo Highlands

The Matengo Highlands are located in the western part of the mountainous area of Mbinga District, Ruvuma Region in southern Tanzania.

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Mathurin Guillemé

Mathurin Guillemé (3 July 1859 - 7 April 1942) was a Catholic White Fathers missionary who was Vicar Apostolic of Nyassa in today's Malawi from 1911 until his resignation in 1934.

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Maylandia

Maylandia or Metriaclima is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Maylandia aurora

Maylandia aurora is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the southern half of Likoma Island where it prefers habitats with rocky substrates close to sand.

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Maylandia barlowi

Maylandia barlowi is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the area around the Maleri Islands where it prefers areas with soft substrates.

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Maylandia benetos

Maylandia benetos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the southeastern part of the lake from Mazinzi Reef.

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Maylandia callainos

Maylandia callainos (sometimes referred to as cobalt zebra, cobalt blue mbuna or cobalt blue African cichlid) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where they only occurred naturally in Nkhata Bay though it has now been introduced to other locations.

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Maylandia chrysomallos

Maylandia chrysomallos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from rocky areas around Mumbo Island.

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Maylandia cyneusmarginata

Maylandia cyneusmarginata is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Maylandia emmiltos

Maylandia emmiltos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the Mpanga Rocks near Chilumba.

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Maylandia estherae

Maylandia estherae (the red zebra, or Esther Grant's zebra) is a Pseudotrophine cichlid.

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Maylandia fainzilberi

Maylandia fainzilberi is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Maylandia hajomaylandi

Maylandia hajomaylandi is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from around Chisumulu Island.

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Maylandia lanisticola

Maylandia lanisticola is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Maylandia lombardoi

Maylandia lombardoi, is a long freshwater fish from the family Cichlidae. This species is popular in the aquarium hobby where it is sold under a variety of common names including: lombardoi, kenyi or kennyi. This species is sometimes seen in the genus Metriaclima owing to a dispute in which a minority of cichlid researchers do not consider Maylandia valid (see Maylandia for discussion.

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Maylandia mbenjii

Maylandia mbenjii is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from Mbenji Island.

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Maylandia phaeos

Maylandia phaeos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is known from Cobue on the Mozambique coast and possibly other places along the coast.

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Maylandia pyrsonotos

Maylandia pyrsonotos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs naturally around Nakatenga Island and has been introduced to the waters around Maleri Island.

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Maylandia xanstomachus

Maylandia xanstomachus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the Maleri Islands and Kanjedza Island.

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Mbaka River

Mbaka River is a river of Mbeya Region, Tanzania.

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Mbaluko

Mbaluko is a village in central Malawi near Lake Malawi.

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Mbamba Bay

Mbamba Bay is a town in western Tanzania, lying on the eastern shore of Lake Malawi/Lake Nyasa.

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Mbamba Bay language

Mbamba Bay is the language spoken along the shores of Mbamba Bay of Lake Malawi, variously (and ambiguously) known as Mwera or Nyasa, is a poorly attested Bantu language of Tanzania.

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Mbande Hill

Mbande Hill is a Malawian archaeological site, located at the northern end of Lake Malawi, in Karonga district, Northern Malawi.

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Mbeya

Mbeya is a city located in southwest Tanzania, Africa.

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Mbinga District

Mbinga District is one of the five districts of the Ruvuma Region of Tanzania.

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Mbuna

Mbuna (pronounced um-boo-nah) is the common name for a large group of African haplochromine cichlids from Lake Malawi.

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Mchenga

Mchenga is a small genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Mchenga flavimanus

Mchenga flavimanus is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Mchuchuma

Mchuchuma in south western Tanzania near Makete off the northern tip of Lake Nyasa, is the site of major coal deposits.

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Mehelya

Mehelya is a genus of colubrid snakes from Africa.

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Melanochromis

Melanochromis is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in Eastern Africa.

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Melanochromis auratus

Melanochromis auratus, the auratus cichlid, is a freshwater fish of the cichlid family.

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Melanochromis baliodigma

Melanochromis baliodigma is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the area around Membe Point in areas where sandy bottoms meet up with rocky areas.

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Melanochromis chipokae

Melanochromis chipokae is a species of cichlid in the Cichlidae endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur at Chipoka.

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Melanochromis dialeptos

Melanochromis dialeptos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from rocky habitats near Masinje.

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Melanochromis heterochromis

Melanochromis heterochromis is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Melanochromis lepidiadaptes

Melanochromis lepidiadaptes is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from off of Makanjila Point on the southeastern shore.

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Melanochromis loriae

Melanochromis loriae is a species of cichlid in the Cichlidae endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur around Chipoka Island.

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Melanochromis melanopterus

Melanochromis melanopterus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found over rocky substrates.

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Melanochromis robustus

Melanochromis robustus is a species of cichlid in the Cichlidae endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Melanochromis simulans

Melanochromis simulans is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs in the Masinje Rocks and at Cape Ngombo.

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Melanoides nodicincta

Melanoides nodicincta is a species of freshwater snail with a gill and an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Thiaridae.

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Meromictic lake

A meromictic lake has layers of water that do not intermix.

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Metangula

Metangula is a small town on the shores of Lake Niassa, 110 kilometers from the provincial capital of Lichinga in Niassa Province, Mozambique.

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Mfecane

Mfecane (isiZulu, In another tradition transcribed. is the current IPA symbol for a dental click, not a lower-case.), also known by the Sesotho name Difaqane or Lifaqane (all meaning "crushing, scattering, forced dispersal, forced migration"), was a period of widespread chaos and warfare among indigenous ethnic communities in:southern Africa during the period between 1815 and about 1840.

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Milo, Tanzania

Milo is a village in South Western Tanzania, East Africa, in the southern highlands of Tanzania, three hours drive from the nearest region of Njombe.

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Mining industry of Malawi

The mining industry of Malawi, includes a number of gemstones and other minerals.

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Monkey Bay

Main north-south street of the town. Monkey Bay or Lusumbwe is a town in Mangochi which is in the Mangochi District in the Southern Region of Malawi.

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Mormyrus longirostris

Mormyrus longirostris, commonly referred as the eastern bottle-nosed mormyrid, is a medium-sized fish species belonging to the elephant-snout fish family Mormyridae.

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Mount Rungwe

Mount Rungwe is a potentially active volcano in the Mbeya Region of the southern highlands of Tanzania.

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Mozambican War of Independence

The Mozambican War of Independence was an armed conflict between the guerrilla forces of the Mozambique Liberation Front or FRELIMO (Frente de Libertação de Moçambique), and Portugal.

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Mozambique

Mozambique, officially the Republic of Mozambique (Moçambique or República de Moçambique) is a country in Southeast Africa bordered by the Indian Ocean to the east, Tanzania to the north, Malawi and Zambia to the northwest, Zimbabwe to the west, and Swaziland and South Africa to the southwest.

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Mpoto people

The Mpoto are an ethnic and linguistic group based in the Mbinga District of Ruvuma Region in southern Tanzania, along the northeast shore of Lake Malawi.

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Mtenje

Mtenje is a village in central Malawi near Lake Malawi.

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Mtwara

Mtwara (Portuguese: Montewara) is the capital city of Mtwara Region in southeastern Tanzania.

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Mtwara Development Corridor

The Mtwara Development Project is a major infrastructure development project involving southern Tanzania, Northern Mozambique, Eastern Malawi and Eastern Zambia.

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Mulanje Massif

The Mulanje Massif, also known as Mount Mulanje, is a large monadnock in southern Malawi only 65 km east of Blantyre, rising sharply from the surrounding plains of Chiradzulu, and the tea-growing Mulanje district.

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Music festival

A music festival is a community event oriented towards live performances of singing and instrument playing that is often presented with a theme such as musical genre (e.g., blues, folk, jazz, classical music), nationality, or locality of musicians, or holiday.

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Mutela alata

Mutela alata is a species of freshwater mussel in the family Iridinidae, the river mussels.

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MV Chambo

The MV Chambo is a passenger ship operating on Lake Malawi.

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MV Chauncy Maples

MV Chauncy Maples is a motor ship and former steamship that was launched in 1901 as SS Chauncy Maples.

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MV Chilembwe

The MV Chilembwe is a passenger ship operating on Lake Malawi, named after Malawian freedom fighter John Chilembwe.

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MV Ilala

MV Ilala, formally Ilala II, is a motor ship that has plied Lake Malawi in East Africa since 1951.

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MV Iringa

MV Iringa is a ferry operated by the Marine Services Company Limited of Tanzania on Lake Nyasa.

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MV Mtendere

The MV Mtendere (Chichewa for 'peace') is a ferry, which used to serve passenger and cargo service on Lake Malawi.

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MV Songea

MV Songea is a ferry operated by the Marine Services Company Limited of Tanzania on Lake Nyasa.

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Mwatisi

Mwatisi is a river of Tanzania.

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Mwera people

The Mwera people are an African ethnic and linguistic group.

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Mylochromis

Mylochromis is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in Eastern Africa.

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Mylochromis anaphyrmus

Mylochromis anaphyrmus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it can be found at depths of around in waters with sandy substrates.

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Mylochromis balteatus

Mylochromis balteatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi preferring areas with sandy substrates.

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Mylochromis ericotaenia

Mylochromis ericotaenia is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with sandy substrates.

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Mylochromis formosus

Mylochromis formosus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Mylochromis gracilis

Mylochromis gracilis, known as the happy or the Haplochromis torpedo stripe (in aquarium trade), is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from sandy areas in the southern end of the lake.

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Mylochromis guentheri

Mylochromis guentheri is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found over sandy substrates.

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Mylochromis labidodon

Mylochromis labidodon is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi and Lake Malombe.

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Mylochromis melanotaenia

Mylochromis melanotaenia is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is believed to occur only in the southern portion of the lake.

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Mylochromis mola

Mylochromis mola (mola hap) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Mylochromis obtusus

Mylochromis obtusus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is currently only known from sandy areas in the southern portion of the lake.

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Mylochromis plagiotaenia

Mylochromis plagiotaenia is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is known from the southern arms of the lake.

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Mylochromis semipalatus

Mylochromis semipalatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Mylochromis spilostichus

Mylochromis spilostichus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the southern portion of the lake, particularly around the Nankhumba Peninsula.

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Mzuzu

Mzuzu is the capital of Malawi's Northern Region and is the third largest city, by population, in Malawi.

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Naevochromis chrysogaster

Naevochromis chrysogaster is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with rocky substrates.

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National Aquarium Denmark

National Aquarium Denmark, Den Blå Planet (Den Blå Planet, Danmarks Akvarium) is a public aquarium in Denmark.

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Navies of landlocked countries

A landlocked navy is a naval force operated by a country which does not have a coastline.

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Negomano

Negomano or Ngomano is a village in northern Mozambique, in Cabo Delgado Province.

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Nena people

The Nena people are an African tribe first encountered in the last quarter of the 19th century in the north-east Livingstone Mountains in what is now Tanzania by two different European travellers.

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Niassa Province

Niassa is a province of Mozambique.

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Night aulonocara

The night aulonocara (Aulonocara hueseri) is a species of freshwater fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Nimbochromis

Nimbochromis is a small genus of haplochromine cichlids mostly endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Nimbochromis fuscotaeniatus

Nimbochromis fuscotaeniatus (spothead hap, fuscotaeniatus hap) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi and Lake Malombe.

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Nimbochromis linni

Nimbochromis linni is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with rocky substrates, though it occasionally enters intermediate habitats.

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Nimbochromis livingstonii

Nimbochromis livingstonii, Livingston's cichlid or (locally) kalingono, is a freshwater mouthbrooding cichlid native to Lake Malawi, an African Rift Lake.

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Nimbochromis polystigma

Nimbochromis polystigma is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi, in the Great Rift Valley system of Africa.

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Nimbochromis venustus

Nimbochromis venustus, commonly called venustus hap or giraffe hap, is a Haplochromine cichlid endemid to Lake Malawi in Africa.

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Nkhata Bay

Nkhata Bay or just Nkhata is the capital of the Nkhata Bay District in Malawi.

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Nkhomo-benga peacock

The nkhomo-benga peacock (Aulonocara baenschi) is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Nkhotakota

Nkhotakota (formerly Kota Kota) (name derived from the Chichewa for "Corner Corner") is a town and one of the districts in the Central Region of Malawi.

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Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve

Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve (also known as Nkhotakota Game Reserve or Nkhotakota Wildlife Preserve), is the largest and oldest wildlife reserve in Malawi, near Nkhotakota.

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Northern Province, Zambia

Northern Province is one of Zambia's ten provinces.

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Northern Region, Malawi

The Northern Region of Malawi, population 1,698,502 (2008), covers an area of 26,931 km².

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Nothobranchius kirki

Nothobranchius kirki, the redfin notho, is a species of aplocheilid fish endemic to Malawi where it occurs in the drainages of Lake Malawi and Lake Chilwa.

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Nyakyusa language

Nyakyusa, or Nyakyusa-Ngonde, is a Bantu language of Tanzania and Malawi spoken by the Nyakyusa people around the northern end of Lake Malawi.

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Nyakyusa people

The Nyakyusa (also called the Sokile, Ngonde or Nkonde) are an African ethnic and linguistic group who live in the fertile mountains of southern Tanzania and northern Malawi—former German East Africa.

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Nyamwezi people

The Nyamwezi, or Wanyamwezi, are one of the Bantu groups of Southeast Africa and the second-largest of over 120 ethnic groups in Tanzania.

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Nyasa

Nyasa may refer to.

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Nyasa people

The Nyasa are a people of southeastern Africa, concentrated mainly in Malawi, southwestern Tanzania and parts of northern Mozambique.

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Nyasaland

Nyasaland, or the Nyasaland Protectorate, was a British Protectorate located in Africa, which was established in 1907 when the former British Central Africa Protectorate changed its name.

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Nyasasaurus

Nyasasaurus (meaning "Lake Nyasa lizard") is an extinct genus of dinosauriform reptile from the Middle Triassic Manda Formation of Tanzania that appears to be the earliest known dinosaur.

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Nyassa

Nyassa may refer to.

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Nyassachromis

Nyassachromis is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Nyassachromis breviceps

Nyassachromis breviceps is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only found in the southern part of the lake.

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Nyassachromis microcephalus

Nyassachromis microcephalus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with sandy substrates.

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Nyassachromis nigritaeniatus

Nyassachromis nigritaeniatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with sandy substrates.

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Nyassachromis prostoma

Nyassachromis prostoma is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Nyassachromis purpurans

Nyassachromis purpurans is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with sandy substrates.

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Nyassachromis serenus

Nyassachromis serenus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the northern part of the lake, preferring habitats over sand-rock interfaces.

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Nyau

Nyau (also: Nyao meaning mask or initiation) is a secret society of the Chewa, an ethnic group of the Bantu peoples from Central and Southern Africa.

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Nyiha people

The Nyiha are an ethnic and linguistic group based in Mbeya Region, Tanzania and northeastern Zambia.

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Nyika Plateau

The Nyika Plateau lies in northern Malawi, with a small portion in north eastern Zambia.

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One-and-a-half-stripe hap

The one-and-a-half-stripe hap (Protomelas insignis) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers rocky areas.

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Open and closed lakes

Open and closed lakes refer to the major subdivisions of lakes - bodies of water surrounded by land.

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Operation Sunrise (Nyasaland)

Operation Sunrise was the name given to a police and military action conducted by the authorities in the Central African protectorate of Nyasaland (now known as Malawi) which started on the 3rd March 1959, initially to detain and intern 350 individuals who were considered a potential threat to law and order.

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Oreochromis karongae

Oreochromis karongae is an endangered species of cichlid that is endemic to Lake Malawi, Lake Malombe, and upper and middle Shire River in Malawi, Mozambique, and Tanzania.

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Oreochromis lidole

Oreochromis lidole is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Oreochromis saka

Oreochromis saka is a species of cichlid fish that is endemic to Lake Malawi and Lake Malombe in East Africa where it inhabits relatively shallow coastal areas.

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Oreochromis squamipinnis

Oreochromis squamipinnis is an endangered species of cichlid fish that is endemic to Lake Malawi, Lake Malombe and Shire River in East Africa, where found in a wide range of habitats, but especially in shallow water.

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Otopharynx

Otopharynx is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in Eastern Africa.

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Otopharynx argyrosoma

Otopharynx argyrosoma is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Otopharynx brooksi

Otopharynx brooksi is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Otopharynx decorus

Otopharynx decorus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Otopharynx lithobates

Otopharynx lithobates is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Otopharynx ovatus

Otopharynx ovatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Otopharynx pachycheilus

Otopharynx pachycheilus (rubberlip hap) is a cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Otopharynx selenurus

Otopharynx selenurus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Otopharynx speciosus

Otopharynx speciosus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Otopharynx tetraspilus

Otopharynx tetraspilus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the southern end of the lake.

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Otopharynx tetrastigma

Otopharynx tetrastigma is a species of cichlid native to Lake Malawi, Lake Malombe and the upper reaches of the Shire River.

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Outline of Malawi

Republic of Malawi – sovereign country located in southeastern Africa.

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Paedophagy

Paedophagy (literally meaning the "consumption of children") in its general form is the feeding behaviour of fish or other animals whose diet is partially, or primarily the eggs or larvae of other animals.

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Pallidochromis tokolosh

Pallidochromis tokolosh is species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from deep waters.

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Pangwa language

The Pangwa are an ethnic and linguistic group based in the Kipengere Range on the eastern shore of Lake Malawi, in the Ludewa District of Njombe Region in southern Tanzania.

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Parachromis friedrichsthalii

Parachromis friedrichsthalii, the Yellowjacket cichlid, is a species of cichlid native to Central America where it is found along the Atlantic Slope in Mexico, Belize, Honduras and Guatemala.

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Parallel striped mbuna

The parallel striped mbuna (Melanochromis parallelus) is a species of cichlid fish that lives in Lake Malawi around Likoma Island, Chisumulu Island, and along the northwestern coast.

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Paratilapia polleni

Paratilapia polleni is a medium-sized cichlid endemic to Madagascar.

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Pearl of Likoma

The Pearl of Likoma (Labidochromis joanjohnsonae) is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family endemic to Lake Malawi where it is native to rocky areas around Likoma Island and it has been introduced to Thumbi West Island.

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Penja language

Penja is a possibly extinct Bantu language of southern Tanzania, near the north end of Lake Malawi.

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Periphyton

Periphyton is a complex mixture of algae, cyanobacteria, heterotrophic microbes, and detritus that is attached to submerged surfaces in most aquatic ecosystems.

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Petrotilapia

Petrotilapia is a genus of cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Petrotilapia chrysos

Petrotilapia chrysos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from around the southern islands of Chinyankwazi and Chinyamwezi.

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Petrotilapia genalutea

Petrotilapia genalutea is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it inhabits areas with rocky substrates from which it grazes algae.

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Petrotilapia nigra

Petrotilapia nigra is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with rocky substrates.

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Petrotilapia tridentiger

Petrotilapia tridentiger is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers shallow waters with rocky substrates.

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Pindani

The pindani (Pseudotropheus socolofi) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi preferring areas with sandy substrates and nearby rocks where the males establish their territories.

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Pink Map

The Pink Map, also known as the Rose-Coloured Map, was a document prepared in 1885 to represent Portugal's claim of sovereignty over a land corridor connecting their colonies of Angola and Mozambique during the "Scramble for Africa".

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Placidochromis

Placidochromis is a genus of cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in Eastern Africa.

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Placidochromis hennydaviesae

Placidochromis hennydaviesae is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the southern portions of the lake.

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Placidochromis johnstoni

Placidochromis johnstoni is a species of cichlid native to Lake Malawi, Lake Malombe and the upper reaches of the Shire River where it prefers shallow waters with plentiful vegetation.

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Placidochromis longimanus

Placidochromis longimanus is a species of cichlid native to the southern portion of Lake Malawi, Lake Malombe and the Shire River.

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Placidochromis phenochilus

Placidochromis phenochilus is a species of cichlid endemic to the northern parts of Lake Malawi.

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Placidochromis polli

Placidochromis polli is a species of cichlid endemic to the southern portions of Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with muddy or sandy substrates at depths of from.

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Placidochromis subocularis

Placidochromis subocularis is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found where sandy and rocky zones meet or over sandy substrates at depths of from.

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Poor man's tropheus

The poor man's tropheus (Hypsophrys nematopus, formerly Neetroplus nematopus) is a species of fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Portuguese Colonial War

The Portuguese Colonial War (Guerra Colonial Portuguesa), also known in Portugal as the Overseas War (Guerra do Ultramar) or in the former colonies as the War of Liberation (Guerra de Libertação), was fought between Portugal's military and the emerging nationalist movements in Portugal's African colonies between 1961 and 1974.

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Portuguese Navy

The Portuguese Navy (Marinha Portuguesa, also known as Marinha de Guerra Portuguesa or as Armada Portuguesa) is the naval branch of the Portuguese Armed Forces which, in cooperation and integrated with the other branches of the Portuguese military, is charged with the military defense of Portugal.

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Postage stamps and postal history of Malawi

This is a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of Malawi.

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Potamonautes lirrangensis

Potamonautes lirrangensis, the Malawi blue crab,Dobson, M. (2004).

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Proatheris

Proatheris (commonly referred to as the lowland viper and swamp viper among other names) is a monotypic genus created for the venomous viper species, Proatheris superciliaris.

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Protomelas

Protomelas is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Protomelas annectens

Protomelas annectens is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Protomelas dejunctus

Protomelas dejunctus, the fire blue hap, is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from around Chinyankwazi Island and Chinyamwezi Island in the southern portion of the lake.

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Protomelas kirkii

Protomelas kirkii is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is most commonly found in areas vegetated with Vallisneria.

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Protomelas labridens

Protomelas labridens is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers shallow, vegetated waters.

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Protomelas macrodon

Protomelas macrodon is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from areas vegetated with Vallisneria.

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Protomelas marginatus

Protomelas marginatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers shallow, vegetated waters.

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Protomelas pleurotaenia

Protomelas pleurotaenia is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from Monkey Bay and Nkhata Bay where it is known to occur from the surface to.

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Protomelas similis

Protomelas similis is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers shallow waters with plentiful vegetation.

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Protomelas spilonotus

Protomelas spilonotus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with clean, rocky substrates.

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Protomelas spilopterus

Protomelas spilopterus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Protomelas taeniolatus

Protomelas taeniolatus (often sold under various trade names: Haplochromis red empress, red empress or spindle hap) is a Haplochromine cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi in Eastern Africa.

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Protomelas triaenodon

Protomelas triaenodon is a species of cichlid native to the southern portion of Lake Malawi, Lake Malombe and the Shire River.

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Protomelas virgatus

Protomelas virgatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Pseudocrenilabrinae

The Pseudocrenilabrinae are a subfamily in the cichlid family of fishes to which, according to a study from 2004, includes all the Middle Eastern and African cichlids with the exception of the unusual Heterochromis multidens and the Malagasy species.

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Pseudocrenilabrus philander

Pseudocrenilabrus philander or the southern mouth-brooder is a small species of haplochromine cichlid found in southern and central Africa.

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Pseudotropheus

Pseudotropheus is a genus of fish in the family Cichlidae endemic to Lake Malawi in Eastern Africa.

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Pseudotropheus ater

Pseudotropheus ater is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from around Chinyamwezi Island and Chinyankwazi Island.

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Pseudotropheus benetos

Pseudotropheus benetos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi known only at Likoma Island as well as along the northwestern coast between Nkhata bay and Chilumba.

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Pseudotropheus brevis

Pseudotropheus brevis is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found in Nkudzi Bay and Monkey Bay in rocky areas.

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Pseudotropheus crabro

Pseudotropheus crabro, the bumblebee cichlid or hornet cichlid, is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found in different habitats but most frequently in large caves or in the vicinity of large boulders.

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Pseudotropheus cyaneorhabdos

Pseudotropheus cyaneorhabdos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from around Likoma Island where it prefers rocky substrates at depths of from.

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Pseudotropheus demasoni

Pseudotropheus demasoni is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from the Pombo Rocks in Tanzanian waters.

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Pseudotropheus elegans

Pseudotropheus elegans is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Pseudotropheus flavus

Pseudotropheus flavus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from Chinyankwazi Island.

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Pseudotropheus fuscus

Pseudotropheus fuscus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is known from Nkhata Bay and Lion's Cove.

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Pseudotropheus galanos

Pseudotropheus galanos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Pseudotropheus heteropictus

No description.

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Pseudotropheus interruptus

Pseudotropheus interruptus is a species of cichlid in the Cichlidae endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from Likoma Island.

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Pseudotropheus johannii

Pseudotropheus johannii or the bluegray mbuna is an African freshwater fish from the family Cichlidae.

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Pseudotropheus livingstonii

Pseudotropheus livingstonii is a species of cichlid native to Lake Malawi and Lake Malombe.

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Pseudotropheus longior

Pseudotropheus longior is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from Mbamba Bay in Tanzania at depths of from.

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Pseudotropheus lucerna

Pseudotropheus lucerna is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found at depths of from in beds of Vallisneria in bays.

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Pseudotropheus minutus

Pseudotropheus minutus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Pseudotropheus perileucos

Pseudotropheus perileucos is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known to occur around Likoma Island where it prefers rocky habitats, sometimes near to the interface with sandy substrates.

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Pseudotropheus perspicax

Pseudotropheus perspicax is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is known from Deep Bay.

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Pseudotropheus purpuratus

Pseudotropheus purpuratus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is known from Chisumulu Island.

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Pseudotropheus saulosi

Pseudotropheus saulosi is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa where it lives in areas with rocky substrates.

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Pseudotropheus sp. "acei"

Pseudotropheus sp.

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Pseudotropheus tursiops

Pseudotropheus tursiops is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only known from Chisumulu Island.

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Purple mbuna

The purple mbuna (Melanochromis vermivorus) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Recent African origin of modern humans

In paleoanthropology, the recent African origin of modern humans, also called the "Out of Africa" theory (OOA), recent single-origin hypothesis (RSOH), replacement hypothesis, or recent African origin model (RAO), is the dominant model of the geographic origin and early migration of anatomically modern humans (Homo sapiens).

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Red top williamsi

The red top williamsi (Pseudotropheus williamsi) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs in areas with rocky substrates usually at depths of less than.

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Redeye barb

The redeye barb or Beira barb (Enteromius radiatus), is a widespread African species of freshwater cyprinid fish which is found from Uganda south to the Limpopo River and Incomati River systems in South Africa.

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Redhump eartheater

The redhump eartheater (Geophagus steindachneri) is a species of eartheater cichlid from freshwater habitats in northwestern South America.

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Rhamphochromis

Rhamphochromis is a genus of East African cichlids endemic to the Lake Malawi basin, including the main lake, Lake Malombe, Lake Chilingali, Chia Lagoon and upper Shire River.

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Rhamphochromis esox

Rhamphochromis esox is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers open waters at depths of from.

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Rhamphochromis ferox

Rhamphochromis ferox is a species of piscivorous cichlid endemic to deep waters of Lake Malawi and the upper reaches of the Shire River.

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Rhamphochromis lucius

Rhamphochromis lucius is a species of piscivorous cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers deep, open waters.

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Rhamphochromis macrophthalmus

Rhamphochromis macrophthalmus is a species of piscivorous cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers open waters at depths of from.

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Rhamphochromis woodi

Rhamphochromis woodi is a species of piscivorous cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers open waters at depths of from.

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Richard Mohun

Richard Dorsey Loraine Mohun (April 12, 1864 – July 13, 1915) was an American explorer, diplomat, mineral prospector and mercenary.

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Richard Profit

Richard (Rich) Profit (born 1974) is an English mountaineer, sailor, a former British Army officer and polar adventurer.

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Rift Valley lakes

The Rift Valley lakes are a group of lakes in the East African Rift that runs north-south through the eastern side of the African continent, from Ethiopia in the north to Malawi in the south.

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River Clyde

The River Clyde (Abhainn Chluaidh,, Watter o Clyde) is a river that flows into the Firth of Clyde in Scotland.

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, (3 February 183022 August 1903), styled Lord Robert Cecil before 1865 and Viscount Cranborne from June 1865 until April 1868, was a British statesman of the Conservative Party, serving as Prime Minister three times for a total of over thirteen years.

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Robert Laws

Dr Robert Laws (1851–1934) was a Scottish missionary who headed the Livingstonia mission in the Nyasaland Protectorate (now Malawi) for more than 50 years.

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Rosemary Lowe-McConnell

Rosemary Helen Lowe-McConnell (née Rosemary Helen Lowe) (24 June 1921 – 22 December 2014) was an English ichthyologist, ecologist, and limnologist known for research on tilapia and aquaculture.

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Roundtooth hap

The roundtooth hap (Mylochromis sphaerodon) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers shallow waters with sandy substrates.

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Royal blue hap

The royal blue hap (Otopharynx heterodon) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Rui L. Reis

Rui Luís Reis is a Portuguese scientist known for his research in tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, biomaterials, biomimetics, stem cells, and biodegradable polymers.

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Rukwa Valley

The Rukwa Valley is a valley of southwestern Tanzania, and is a part of the Great Rift Valley.

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Rumakali

The Rumakali River is a river in Tanzania.

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Ruvuma River

Ruvuma River, formerly also known as the Rovuma River, is a river in the African Great Lakes region.

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Ruzizi River

The Ruzizi (also sometimes spelled Rusizi) is a river, long, that flows from Lake Kivu to Lake Tanganyika in Central Africa, descending from about to about above sea level over its length.

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Saharan explorers

Saharan explorers include.

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Salui, Malawi

Salui is a small fishing village on the western shore of Lake Malawi.

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Sciaenochromis

Sciaenochromis is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Sciaenochromis benthicola

Sciaenochromis benthicola is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Sciaenochromis fryeri

Sciaenochromis fryeri is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found along the rocky coastal areas at depths of from.

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Scotland Malawi Partnership

The Scotland Malawi Partnership (SMP) is a non-profit umbrella organisation which co-ordinates the activities of Scottish individuals and organisations with existing links to Malawi, and aims to foster further links between both countries.

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Scrapermouth mbuna

The scrapermouth mbuna (Labeotropheus trewavasae) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with rocky substrates.

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Shell dwellers

The terms shell dwellers or shelldwellers, shell-breeding, or ostracophil are descriptive terms for cichlid fish that use the empty shells of aquatic snails as sites for breeding and shelter.

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Shire Highlands Railway Company

The Shire Highlands Railway Company Ltd was a private railway company in colonial Nyasaland, incorporated in 1895 with the intention of constructing a railway from Blantyre (in modern-day Malawi) to the effective head of navigation of the Shire River.

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Shire River

The Shire is the largest river in Malawi.

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Small green utaka

The small green utaka (Nyassachromis leuciscus) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers areas with a sandy substrate.

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Softy hap

The softy hap (Mylochromis mollis) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Southeast Africa

Southeast Africa or Southeastern Africa is an African region that is intermediate between East Africa and Southern Africa.

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Southern Rhodesia in World War I

When the United Kingdom declared war on Germany at the start of World War I in August 1914, settler society in Southern Rhodesia, then administered by the British South Africa Company, received the news with great patriotic enthusiasm.

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Spawn (biology)

Spawn is the eggs and sperm released or deposited into water by aquatic animals.

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Speciation

Speciation is the evolutionary process by which populations evolve to become distinct species.

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Species complex

In biology, a species complex is a group of closely related species that are very similar in appearance to the point that the boundaries between them are often unclear.

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Spud (novel)

Spud is a 2005 novel by South African author, actor, playwright and producer, John van de Ruit.

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SS Gwendolen

SS Gwendolen (sometimes misspelled Guendolen and Gwendolyn) was a British steamship on Lake Nyasa that fought in the first naval action of World War I against the German steamship Hermann von Wissman which it caught on a slipway at Sphinxhafen, now known as Liuli.

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Stairs Expedition to Katanga

The Stairs Expedition to Katanga of 1891−92 led by Captain William Stairs was the winner in a race between two imperial powers to claim Katanga, a vast mineral-rich territory in Central Africa for colonization, during which a local chief, (Mwenda Msiri) was killed.

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Sterculia africana

Sterculia africana is a deciduous tree, belonging to the genus Sterculia and the family Malvaceae (previously the Sterculiaceae, now relegated to a sub-family).

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Stigmatochromis

Stigmatochromis is a small genus of haplochromine cichlids that are endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa.

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Stigmatochromis modestus

Stigmatochromis modestus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it lives among rocks.

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Stigmatochromis woodi

Stigmatochromis woodi is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it can be found hunting for prey over sandy areas.

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Super VC-10 hap

The Super VC-10 hap (Placidochromis milomo) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi along the Malawian shores of the lake.

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Synodontis multipunctatus

Synodontis multipunctatus, also known as the cuckoo catfish, cuckoo squeaker, or multipunk, is a small catfish from Lake Tanganyika, one of the lakes in the Great Rift Valley system in Africa.

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Taeniochromis holotaenia

Taeniochromis holotaenia is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa where it is widespread at depths of from.

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Taeniolethrinops

Taeniolethrinops is a small genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Taeniolethrinops cyrtonotus

Taeniolethrinops cyrtonotus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi over areas with sandy substrates at depths of from.

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Taeniolethrinops furcicauda

Taeniolethrinops furcicauda is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs at depths of from over sandy substrates.

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Taeniolethrinops laticeps

Taeniolethrinops laticeps is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs over sandy substrates.

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Taeniolethrinops praeorbitalis

Taeniolethrinops praeorbitalis is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers shallow waters with sandy substrates but can occur as deep as approximately.

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Tana labeo

The Tana labeo (Labeo mesops) is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Cyprinidae.

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Tanzania

Tanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania (Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania), is a sovereign state in eastern Africa within the African Great Lakes region.

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Tanzania Ports Authority

Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) is a parastatal public corporation acting under the aegis of the Ministry of Infrastructure Development, that has the responsibility "to manage and operate" the seaports and lake ports of the country of Tanzania.

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Tanzania Railways Limited

The Tanzania Railways Corporation (TRC) is a state-owned enterprise that runs one of Tanzania's two main railway networks.

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Thamar Dillon Thomas Banda

Thamar Dillon Thomas Banda ("TDT") was a politician in Nyasaland in the years prior to independence.

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The Amazing Race 19

The Amazing Race 19 is the nineteenth installment of the American reality television show The Amazing Race.

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The Ancestor's Tale

The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life is a 2004 popular science book by Richard Dawkins, with contributions from Dawkins' research assistant Yan Wong.

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The British Cotton Growing Association

The British Cotton Growing Association (BCGA) was an organisation of the various bodies connected with the Lancashire cotton industry formed in 1902 to reduce that industry’s dependence on supplies of raw cotton from the United States by promoting the development of cotton growing in the British Empire.

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The Great Rift: Africa's Wild Heart

The Great Rift: Africa's Wild Heart (released in the US as The Great Rift: Africa's Greatest Story) is a British nature documentary series, which began airing on BBC Two on 24 January 2010.

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Theresa Kachindamoto

Theresa Kachindamoto is the paramount chief, or Inkosi, of the Dedza District in the central region of Malawi.

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Threespot torpedo

Exochochromis anagenys, the threespot torpedo, is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi in East Africa where it has been found around Thumbi West Island and in the southeastern part of the lake.

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Tigerfish

Tigerfish can refer to fish from various families, and derives from official and colloquial associations of these with the tiger (Panthera tigris).

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Timeline of African Union of Railways

No description.

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Timeline of European exploration

The following timeline covers European exploration from 1418 to 1957.

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Tjitske Reidinga

Tjitske Jacoba Reidinga (born 20 February 1972 in Leeuwarden) is a Dutch actress and comedian.

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Toba catastrophe theory

The Toba supereruption was a supervolcanic eruption that occurred about 75,000 years ago at the site of present-day Lake Toba in Sumatra, Indonesia.

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Tonga (Nyasa) language

Tonga is a Bantu language spoken by 170,000 people mainly in the Nkhata Bay District of Malawi, on the shores of Lake Malawi facing the islands of Likoma and Chizumulu.

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Tourism in Malawi

There is considerable potential for tourism in Malawi.

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Tramitichromis

Tramitichromis is a small genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Tramitichromis brevis

Tramitichromis brevis is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found over sandy substrates or sand/rock substrates at about depth.

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Tramitichromis intermedius

Tramitichromis intermedius is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found in the southern parts of the lake preferring the shallows of sheltered bays.

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Tramitichromis lituris

Tramitichromis lituris is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers sandy shallows.

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Tramitichromis trilineatus

Tramitichromis trilineatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it occurs in the southeastern portion of the lake, preferring shallow waters with sandy substrates.

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Tramitichromis variabilis

Tramitichromis variabilis is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found over sand/rock substrates at about depth.

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Transfer zone

A transfer zone in geology is an area where deformational strain is transferred from one structural element to another typically from fault to fault in rift systems.

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Trematocranus

Trematocranus is a small genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Trematocranus labifer

Trematocranus labifer is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers the shallows off of sandy beaches.

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Trematocranus microstoma

Trematocranus microstoma, known in the aquarium trade as the "Haplochromis placodon pointed head" is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it is found in shallow waters close to shore, apparently showing a preference for areas with plentiful vegetation.

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Trematocranus pachychilus

Trematocranus pachychilus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Trematocranus placodon

Trematocranus placodon is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi, Lake Malombe and the upper reaches of the Shire River in Africa.

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Tropheops

Tropheops is a genus of cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Tropheops gracilior

Tropheops gracilior is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it lives in caves.

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Tropheops macrophthalmus

Tropheops macrophthalmus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Tropheops microstoma

Tropheops microstoma is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers sheltered bays with calm waters.

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Tropheops modestus

Tropheops modestus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Tropheops novemfasciatus

Tropheops novemfasciatus is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers sheltered bays with rocks and vegetation, usually within of the surface.

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Tropheops tropheops

Tropheops tropheops is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi preferring areas with rocky substrates.

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Tukuyu

Tukuyu, known as Neu Langenburg during the German colonial rule, is a small hillside town that lies about south of the city of Mbeya, at an elevation of around in the highland Rungwe District of southern Tanzania, East Africa.

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Tumbuka people

The Tumbuka, also called Tumboka, Kamanga, Batumbuka, Matumbuka, is an ethnic group found in Northern Malawi, Eastern Zambia and Southern Tanzania.

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Tyrannochromis

Tyrannochromis is a small genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi.

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Tyrannochromis macrostoma

Tyrannochromis macrostoma, or big-mouth hap, is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers rocky shallows.

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Tyrannochromis nigriventer

Tyrannochromis nigriventer is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers rocky shallows.

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Universities' Mission to Central Africa

The Universities' Mission to Central Africa (c.1857 - 1965) was a missionary society established by members of the Anglican Church within the universities of Oxford, Cambridge, Durham, and Dublin.

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Usili Formation

The Usili Formation is a Late Permian geologic formation in Tanzania.

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Usipa

Usipa (scientific name: Engraulicypris sardella) is a "small sardine-like fish that occurs in large shoals".

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Utaka

''Copadichromis azureus'', one of the utaka of Lake Malawi in Africa Utaka is the term used for open water-dwelling cichlids found in Lake Malawi, the most diverse source of cichlids in the world of amateur aquaria.

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Viperinae

The Viperinae, or viperines, are a subfamily of venomous vipers endemic to Europe, Asia and Africa.

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Viphya Mountains

Viphya Mountains are located in central Malawi.

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Volcanic winter

A volcanic winter is a reduction in global temperatures caused by volcanic ash and droplets of sulfuric acid and water obscuring the Sun and raising Earth's albedo (increasing the reflection of solar radiation) after a large, particularly explosive volcanic eruption.

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Water supply and sanitation in Tanzania

Water supply and sanitation in Tanzania is characterised by: decreasing access to at least basic water sources in the 2000s (especially in urban areas), steady access to some form of sanitation (around 93% since the 1990s), intermittent water supply and generally low quality of service.

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White Fathers

The Missionaries of Africa, commonly known as the White Fathers or the Society of the Missionaries of Africa (French: Pères Blancs; post-nominals: M. Afr.) are a Roman Catholic society of apostolic life.

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Widdringtonia whytei

Widdringtonia whytei, the Mulanje cedar or Mulanje cypress, is a species of Widdringtonia native to Malawi, where it is endemic to the Mulanje Massif at altitudes of 1,830-2,550 m. It has become endangered as a result of over-harvesting for its wood, and an increase in the frequency of wildfires due to human activity.

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Wild Africa

Wild Africa is a British nature documentary series created and produced by the BBC, it explores the natural history of the African continent.

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Wildlife of Malawi

The wildlife of Malawi is composed of the flora and fauna of the country.

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William Desborough Cooley

William Desborough Cooley (1795?–1883) was an Irish geographer.

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William Percival Johnson

William Percival Johnson (12 March 1854 in St Helens, Isle of Wight – October 1928 in Liuli, Tanganyika) was an Anglican missionary to Nyasaland.

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William's mbuna

William's mbuna (Maylandia greshakei), also known as ice blue zebra or the Pseudotropheus ice blue among the aquarium enthusiasts, is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi where it is only found at Makokola in the southeastern arm of the lake.

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Wissmann

Wissmann is a German surname.

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Yao

Yao or YAO may refer to.

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Yao language

Yao is a Bantu language in Africa with approximately two million speakers in Malawi, and half a million each in Tanzania and Mozambique.

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Yao people (East Africa)

The Yao people, waYao, are a major Bantu ethnic and linguistic group based at the southern end of Lake Malawi, who played an important part in the history of Southeast Africa during the 19th century.

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Yarrow Shipbuilders

Yarrow Shipbuilders Limited (YSL), often styled as simply Yarrows, was a major shipbuilding firm based in the Scotstoun district of Glasgow on the River Clyde.

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Yohanna Barnaba Abdallah

Yohanna Barnaba Abdallah (died 1924) was a clergyman and historian of the Yao people of central Africa.

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Zambezi

The Zambezi (also spelled Zambeze and Zambesi) is the fourth-longest river in Africa, the longest east-flowing river in Africa and the largest flowing into the Indian Ocean from Africa.

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Zebra mbuna

The zebra mbuna (Maylandia zebra) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Malawi in Africa.

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Zomba, Malawi

Zomba is a city in southern Malawi, in the Shire Highlands.

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10th parallel south

The 10th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 10 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane.

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11th parallel south

The 11th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 11 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane.

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12th parallel south

The 12th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 12 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane.

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13th parallel south

The 13th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 13 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane.

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14th parallel south

The 14th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 14 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane.

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1890 British Ultimatum

The 1890 British Ultimatum was an ultimatum by the British government delivered on 11 January 1890 to Portugal.

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1914

This year saw the beginning of what became known as World War I, after an heir to the Austrian throne was assassinated by a Serbian nationalist.

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2009 Karonga earthquakes

The 2009 Karonga earthquakes occurred near Karonga, Malawi in December 2009 near the northern tip of Lake Malawi in southeast Africa.

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34th meridian east

The meridian 34° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Europe, Turkey, Africa, the Indian Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.

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35th meridian east

The meridian 35° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Indian Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Malawi

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