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Table 2 Character combination of the haplochromine lineages recognized in Schedel et al., [17] and the respective combination in †Warilochromis gen. nov

From: New haplochromine cichlid from the upper Miocene (9–10 MYA) of Central Kenya

Taxon Four lateral-line tubules on the lacrimal Exclusive unicuspid oral dentition Cycloid scales on flanks
Warilochromisgen. nov + + +
Lake Malawi flock +/− +/−
Riverine + Modern Haplochromini +/−
Tropheini +/− +/−
Haplochromis vanheusdeni +/−
Astatoreochromis straeleni +/−
Pseudocrenilabrus group (incl. Orthochromis, Pseudocrenilabrus) +/− +/− +/−
Orthochromis indermauri +
Serranochromines + +/−
Ctenochromis pectoralis
Malagarasi Orthochromis +/−
  1. Information on morphological characters for recent haplochromine lineages from [12, 13, 21, 41, 88, 102, 113, 116, 119, 123, 127,128,129, 131, 148, 170, 171, 188, 193,194,195,196,197,198,199,200,201,202,203,204,205,206,207,208,209,210,211,212,213,214,215,216]. Abbreviations: +, present; , absent