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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus: Otopharynx

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Otopharynx antron Africa 9.9 SL 2009
Otopharynx argyrosoma Africa 15.2 TL 1922
Otopharynx auromarginatus Golden-margined hap Africa 24.5 TL 1908
Otopharynx brooksi Africa 15 TL 1989
Otopharynx decorus Africa 18 TL 1935
Otopharynx heterodon Royal blue hap Africa 12.8 TL 1935
Otopharynx lithobates Africa 16 TL 1989
Otopharynx ovatus Africa 20 TL 1935
Otopharynx pachycheilus Africa 16.5 SL 2001
Otopharynx selenurus Africa 17.5 TL 1922
Otopharynx speciosus Africa 25.2 TL 1935
Otopharynx spelaeotes Africa 11.7 SL 2009
Otopharynx tetraspilus Africa 15.6 TL 1935
Otopharynx tetrastigma Africa 16 TL 1894



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