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Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Ptychochrominae


(See list of species below)



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17 species (see list below)

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Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Africa
Max. Length 12.7 cm SL
Katria katria (Reinthal & Stiassny, 1997)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Katria katria
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 12.8 cm TL

 
Oxylapia polli
[]

Photo by Jonah's Aquarium

Africa
Max. Length 28 cm TL
Paratilapia polleni Bleeker, 1868

Photo by Jonah's Aquarium
 
Paratilapia polleni
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Paratilapia toddi
[]

Photo by Stiassny, M.L.J.

Africa
Max. Length 14.7 cm SL
Ptychochromis curvidens Stiassny & Sparks, 2006

Photo by Stiassny, M.L.J.
 
Ptychochromis curvidens
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 14.7 cm SL

 
Ptychochromis ernestmagnusi
[]

Photo by Tourle, D.

Africa
Max. Length 21.3 cm SL
Ptychochromis grandidieri Sauvage, 1882

Photo by Tourle, D.
 
Ptychochromis grandidieri
[]

Photo by Tourle, D.

Africa
Max. Length 12.2 cm SL
Ptychochromis inornatus Sparks, 2002

Photo by Tourle, D.
 
Ptychochromis inornatus
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

Africa
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL
Ptychochromis insolitus Stiassny & Sparks, 2006

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Ptychochromis insolitus
[]

Photo by Stiassny, M.L.J.

Africa
Max. Length 11.9 cm
Ptychochromis loisellei Stiassny & Sparks, 2006

Photo by Stiassny, M.L.J.
 
Ptychochromis loisellei
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No picture found
Afrika
Max. Length 14.9 cm SL

 
Ptychochromis mainty
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Photo by Stiassny, M.L.J.

Africa
Max. Length 14.6 cm SL
Ptychochromis makira Stiassny & Sparks, 2006

Photo by Stiassny, M.L.J.
 
Ptychochromis makira
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Africa
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Ptychochromis oligacanthus (Bleeker, 1868)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Ptychochromis oligacanthus
[]

Photo by Stiassny, M.L.J.

Africa
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL
Ptychochromis onilahy Stiassny & Sparks, 2006

Photo by Stiassny, M.L.J.
 
Ptychochromis onilahy
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Photo by MNHN

Africa
Max. Length 24 cm SL
Ptychochromoides betsileanus (Boulenger, 1899)

Photo by MNHN
 
Ptychochromoides betsileanus
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 12.3 cm SL

 
Ptychochromoides itasy
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 20.4 cm SL

 
Ptychochromoides vondrozo
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17 Species of Family Cichlidae
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1997 Katria katria Africa 12.7 SL
1966 Oxylapia polli Africa 12.8 TL
1868 Paratilapia polleni Africa 28 TL
1905 Paratilapia toddi Africa 15 TL
2006 Ptychochromis curvidens Africa 14.7 SL
2010 Ptychochromis ernestmagnusi Africa 14.7 SL
1882 Ptychochromis grandidieri Africa 21.3 SL
2002 Ptychochromis inornatus Africa 12.2 SL
2006 Ptychochromis insolitus Africa 5.5 SL
2006 Ptychochromis loisellei Africa 11.9
2015 Ptychochromis mainty Afrika 14.9 SL
2006 Ptychochromis makira Africa 14.6 SL
1868 Ptychochromis oligacanthus Africa 25 TL
2006 Ptychochromis onilahy Africa 8.6 SL
1899 Ptychochromoides betsileanus Africa 24 SL
2004 Ptychochromoides itasy Africa 12.3 SL
2001 Ptychochromoides vondrozo Africa 20.4 SL



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