The Frontosa Cichlid (Cyphotilapia frontosa) is a relatively large resident of Lake Tanganyika. The Frontosa Cichlid will reach a length upwards of 12''.
There are several different color variants, depending on the region of the lake they come from. Localities with distinctive varieties include Kigoma, Bulu Point, Mpimbwe, Samazi, Kasanga, Chaitika, Kapampa, Kavala, and Zaire. The Zaire "moba" variant is the most colorful variant.