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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Poeciliidae Poeciliids
Subfamily: Aplocheilichthyinae
Genus: Poropanchax

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Africa
Max. Length 3.5 cm TL

 
Poropanchax hannerzi
[Hannerz' Lampeye]
No picture found
Africa

 
Poropanchax luxophthalmus
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Photo by Broad, C.

Africa
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Poropanchax normani (Ahl, 1928)

Photo by Broad, C.
 
Poropanchax normani
[Norman's lampeye]
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Africa
Max. Length 5 cm TL

 
Poropanchax rancureli
[Rancurel's lampeye]
No picture found
West Africa.
Max. Length 2.4 cm SL

 
Poropanchax stigmatopygus
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5 Species of Family Poeciliidae with Genus Poropanchax
(Poeciliids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1968 Poropanchax hannerzi Hannerz' Lampeye Africa 3.5 TL
1929 Poropanchax luxophthalmus Africa
1928 Poropanchax normani Norman's lampeye Africa 4 TL
1965 Poropanchax rancureli Rancurel's lampeye Africa 5 TL
2004 Poropanchax stigmatopygus West Africa. 2.4 SL



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