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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Aplocheilidae Killifishes

Genus: Pachypanchax

(See list of species below)



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7 species (see list below)

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Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Pachypanchax arnoulti Loiselle, 2006

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Pachypanchax arnoulti
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 9.5 cm TL
Pachypanchax omalonotus (Duméril, 1861)

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Pachypanchax omalonotus
[Powder-blue panchax]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL
Pachypanchax patriciae Loiselle, 2006

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Pachypanchax patriciae
[]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Pachypanchax playfairii (Günther, 1866)

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Pachypanchax playfairii
[Golden panchax]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Pachypanchax sakaramyi (Holly, 1928)

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Pachypanchax sakaramyi
[]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL
Pachypanchax sparksorum Loiselle, 2006

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Pachypanchax sparksorum
[]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL
Pachypanchax varatraza Loiselle, 2006

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Pachypanchax varatraza
[]
7 Species of Family Aplocheilidae with Genus Pachypanchax
(Killifishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2006 Pachypanchax arnoulti Africa 5.9 SL
1861 Pachypanchax omalonotus Powder-blue panchax Africa 9.5 TL
2006 Pachypanchax patriciae Africa 5.2 SL
1866 Pachypanchax playfairii Golden panchax Africa 10 SL
1928 Pachypanchax sakaramyi Africa 9 TL
2006 Pachypanchax sparksorum Africa 5.5 SL
2006 Pachypanchax varatraza Africa 6.8 SL



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