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

(See list of species below)



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21 species (see list below)

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Africa
Max. Length 20.4 cm TL

 
Mylochromis anaphyrmus
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Africa
Max. Length 16.2 cm TL

 
Mylochromis balteatus
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 12.2 cm SL

 
Mylochromis chekopae
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 20.7 cm SL

 
Mylochromis ensatus
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 20 cm TL

 
Mylochromis epichorialis
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 20.6 cm TL

 
Mylochromis ericotaenia
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 12.7 cm TL

 
Mylochromis formosus
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Mylochromis gracilis
[Haplochromis torpedo stripe]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

Africa
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Mylochromis guentheri (Regan, 1922)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Mylochromis guentheri
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 19.9 cm TL

 
Mylochromis incola
[Golden mola hap]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 18 cm TL

 
Mylochromis labidodon
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Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 20.7 cm TL
Mylochromis lateristriga (Günther, 1864)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Mylochromis lateristriga
[Basket hap]

Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Mylochromis melanonotus (Regan, 1922)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Mylochromis melanonotus
[Haplochromis yellow black line]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 20 cm TL

 
Mylochromis melanotaenia
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 18 cm TL

 
Mylochromis mola
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Africa
Max. Length 16 cm TL

 
Mylochromis mollis
[Softy hap]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Mylochromis obtusus
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Photo by Dubosc, J.

Africa
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Mylochromis plagiotaenia (Regan, 1922)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Mylochromis plagiotaenia
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 18.5 cm TL

 
Mylochromis semipalatus
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Photo by Reclos, G.J.

Africa
Max. Length 14 cm TL
Mylochromis sphaerodon (Regan, 1922)

Photo by Reclos, G.J.
 
Mylochromis sphaerodon
[Roundtooth hap]

Photo by Musschoot, T.

Africa
Max. Length 22.2 cm TL
Mylochromis spilostichus (Trewavas, 1935)

Photo by Musschoot, T.
 
Mylochromis spilostichus
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21 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Mylochromis
(Cichlids)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1973 Mylochromis anaphyrmus Africa 20.4 TL
1935 Mylochromis balteatus Africa 16.2 TL
2001 Mylochromis chekopae Africa 12.2 SL
2001 Mylochromis ensatus Africa 20.7 SL
1935 Mylochromis epichorialis Africa 20 TL
1922 Mylochromis ericotaenia Africa 20.6 TL
1935 Mylochromis formosus Africa 12.7 TL
1935 Mylochromis gracilis Haplochromis torpedo stripe Africa 22 TL
1922 Mylochromis guentheri Africa 20 TL
1935 Mylochromis incola Golden mola hap Africa 19.9 TL
1935 Mylochromis labidodon Africa 18 TL
1864 Mylochromis lateristriga Basket hap Africa 20.7 TL
1922 Mylochromis melanonotus Haplochromis yellow black line Africa 26 TL
1922 Mylochromis melanotaenia Africa 20 TL
1935 Mylochromis mola Africa 18 TL
1935 Mylochromis mollis Softy hap Africa 16 TL
1935 Mylochromis obtusus Africa 22 TL
1922 Mylochromis plagiotaenia Africa 11 TL
1935 Mylochromis semipalatus Africa 18.5 TL
1922 Mylochromis sphaerodon Roundtooth hap Africa 14 TL
1935 Mylochromis spilostichus Africa 22.2 TL



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