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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Etroplinae
Genus: Paretroplus

(See list of species below)



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13 species (see list below)

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Photo by Tourle, D.

Africa

Paretroplus dambabe Sparks, 2002

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Paretroplus dambabe
[]

Photo by Tourle, D.

Africa
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Paretroplus damii Bleeker, 1868

Photo by Tourle, D.
 
Paretroplus damii
[]
No picture found
Africa

 
Paretroplus gymnopreopercularis
[]

Photo by Tourle, D.

Africa
Max. Length 13 cm SL
Paretroplus kieneri Arnoult, 1960

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Paretroplus kieneri
[]

Photo by Sparks, J.S.

Africa
Max. Length 18.4 cm SL
Paretroplus lamenabe Sparks, 2008

Photo by Sparks, J.S.
 
Paretroplus lamenabe
[Big red cichlid]

Photo by Sparks, J.S.

Africa
Max. Length 14.9 cm SL
Paretroplus loisellei Sparks & Schelly, 2011

Photo by Sparks, J.S.
 
Paretroplus loisellei
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Africa
Max. Length 15.8 cm TL
Paretroplus maculatus Kiener & Maugé, 1966

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Paretroplus maculatus
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Africa
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Paretroplus maromandia Sparks & Reinthal, 1999

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Paretroplus maromandia
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Africa
Max. Length 12.8 cm SL
Paretroplus menarambo Allgayer, 1996

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Paretroplus menarambo
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Africa
Max. Length 9.9 cm SL
Paretroplus nourissati (Allgayer, 1998)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Paretroplus nourissati
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 11 cm SL

 
Paretroplus petiti
[]

Photo by Tourle, D.

Africa
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Paretroplus polyactis Bleeker, 1878

Photo by Tourle, D.
 
Paretroplus polyactis
[]

Photo by Tourle, D.

Africa
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Paretroplus tsimoly Stiassny, Chakrabarty & Loiselle, 2001

Photo by Tourle, D.
 
Paretroplus tsimoly
[]
13 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Paretroplus
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2002 Paretroplus dambabe Africa
1868 Paretroplus damii Africa 17 TL
2008 Paretroplus gymnopreopercularis Africa
1960 Paretroplus kieneri Africa 13 SL
2008 Paretroplus lamenabe Big red cichlid Africa 18.4 SL
2011 Paretroplus loisellei Africa 14.9 SL
1966 Paretroplus maculatus Africa 15.8 TL
1999 Paretroplus maromandia Africa 25 TL
1996 Paretroplus menarambo Africa 12.8 SL
1998 Paretroplus nourissati Africa 9.9 SL
1929 Paretroplus petiti Africa 11 SL
1878 Paretroplus polyactis Africa 22 TL
2001 Paretroplus tsimoly Africa 25 SL



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