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

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Photo by Zaitsev, O.

Africa
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Nimbochromis fuscotaeniatus (Regan, 1922)

Photo by Zaitsev, O.
 
Nimbochromis fuscotaeniatus
[Fuscotaeniatus]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

Africa
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Nimbochromis linni (Burgess & Axelrod, 1975)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Nimbochromis linni
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Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Nimbochromis livingstonii (Günther, 1894)

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Nimbochromis livingstonii
[]

Photo by Reclos, G.J.

Africa
Max. Length 23 cm TL
Nimbochromis polystigma (Regan, 1922)

Photo by Reclos, G.J.
 
Nimbochromis polystigma
[]

Photo by Ott, G.

Africa
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Nimbochromis venustus (Boulenger, 1908)

Photo by Ott, G.
 
Nimbochromis venustus
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5 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Nimbochromis
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1922 Nimbochromis fuscotaeniatus Fuscotaeniatus Africa 25 TL
1975 Nimbochromis linni Africa 25 TL
1894 Nimbochromis livingstonii Africa 25 TL
1922 Nimbochromis polystigma Africa 23 TL
1908 Nimbochromis venustus Africa 25 TL



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