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

(See list of species below)



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8 species (see list below)

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Photo by AquaNet

Africa
Max. Length 12.5 cm TL
Pelvicachromis humilis (Boulenger, 1916)

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Pelvicachromis humilis
[]

Photo by Ott, G.

Africa
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Pelvicachromis pulcher (Boulenger, 1901)

Photo by Ott, G.
 
Pelvicachromis pulcher
[Rainbow krib]

Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Pelvicachromis roloffi (Thys van den Audenaerde, 1968)

Photo by RMCA
 
Pelvicachromis roloffi
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL
Pelvicachromis rubrolabiatus Lamboj, 2004

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Pelvicachromis rubrolabiatus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Pelvicachromis signatus Lamboj, 2004

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Pelvicachromis signatus
[]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Pelvicachromis silviae Lamboj, 2013

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Pelvicachromis silviae
[]

Photo by Schmaus, G.

Africa
Max. Length 5.3 cm SL
Pelvicachromis subocellatus (Günther, 1872)

Photo by Schmaus, G.
 
Pelvicachromis subocellatus
[]

Photo by Naus, E.

Africa
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL
Pelvicachromis taeniatus (Boulenger, 1901)

Photo by Naus, E.
 
Pelvicachromis taeniatus
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8 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Pelvicachromis
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1916 Pelvicachromis humilis Africa 12.5 TL
1901 Pelvicachromis pulcher Rainbow krib Africa 11 TL
1968 Pelvicachromis roloffi Africa 8 TL
2004 Pelvicachromis rubrolabiatus Africa 6.5 SL
2004 Pelvicachromis signatus Africa 7.9 SL
2013 Pelvicachromis silviae Africa 4.8 SL
1872 Pelvicachromis subocellatus Africa 5.3 SL
1901 Pelvicachromis taeniatus Africa 7.1 SL



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