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

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Gratwicke, B.

Africa
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Pharyngochromis acuticeps (Steindachner, 1866)

Photo by Gratwicke, B.
 
Pharyngochromis acuticeps
[Zambezi bream]

Photo by Mertens, P.

Africa
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Pharyngochromis darlingi (Boulenger, 1911)

Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Pharyngochromis darlingi
[Zambezi happy]
2 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Pharyngochromis
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1866 Pharyngochromis acuticeps Zambezi bream Africa 12 TL
1911 Pharyngochromis darlingi Zambezi happy Africa 22 TL



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