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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Anabantidae Climbing gouramies

Genus: Microctenopoma

(See list of species below)



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12 species (see list below)

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Africa
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Microctenopoma ansorgii (Boulenger, 1912)

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Microctenopoma ansorgii
[Ornate ctenopoma]

Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 8.5 cm TL
Microctenopoma congicum (Boulenger, 1887)

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Microctenopoma congicum
[Congo ctenopoma]

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Africa
Max. Length 7 cm TL
Microctenopoma damasi (Poll & Damas, 1939)

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Microctenopoma damasi
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Africa
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Microctenopoma fasciolatum (Boulenger, 1899)

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Microctenopoma fasciolatum
[Banded ctenopoma]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 6.2 cm TL

 
Microctenopoma intermedium
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Microctenopoma lineatum
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL

 
Microctenopoma milleri
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Microctenopoma nanum (Günther, 1896)

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Microctenopoma nanum
[Dwarf ctenopoma]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL

 
Microctenopoma nigricans
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 4.5 cm TL

 
Microctenopoma ocellifer
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 3.6 cm TL

 
Microctenopoma pekkolai
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Microctenopoma uelense
[]
12 Species of Family Anabantidae with Genus Microctenopoma
(Climbing gouramies)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1912 Microctenopoma ansorgii Ornate ctenopoma Africa 8 TL
1887 Microctenopoma congicum Congo ctenopoma Africa 8.5 TL
1939 Microctenopoma damasi Africa 7 TL
1899 Microctenopoma fasciolatum Banded ctenopoma Africa 8 TL
1920 Microctenopoma intermedium Africa 6.2 TL
1923 Microctenopoma lineatum Africa 5.6 SL
1991 Microctenopoma milleri Africa 4.5 SL
1896 Microctenopoma nanum Dwarf ctenopoma Africa 8 TL
1995 Microctenopoma nigricans Africa 6.8 SL
1928 Microctenopoma ocellifer Africa 4.5 TL
1935 Microctenopoma pekkolai Africa 3.6 TL
1995 Microctenopoma uelense Africa 5.9 SL



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