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

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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Seegers, L.

Africa
Max. Length 11.6 cm TL
Alcolapia alcalica (Hilgendorf, 1905)

Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Alcolapia alcalica
[Magadi tilapia]

Photo by Seegers, L.

Africa
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Alcolapia grahami (Boulenger, 1912)

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Alcolapia grahami
[]

Photo by Seegers, L.

Africa
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL
Alcolapia latilabris (Seegers & Tichy, 1999)

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Alcolapia latilabris
[]

Photo by Seegers, L.

Africa
Max. Length 5.0 cm SL
Alcolapia ndalalani (Seegers & Tichy, 1999)

Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Alcolapia ndalalani
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4 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Alcolapia
(Cichlids)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1905 Alcolapia alcalica Magadi tilapia Africa 11.6 TL
1912 Alcolapia grahami Africa 20 SL
1999 Alcolapia latilabris Africa 6.2 SL
1999 Alcolapia ndalalani Africa 5.0 SL



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