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

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5 species (see list below)

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Photo by Gantschnigg, G.

Africa
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Simochromis babaulti Pellegrin, 1927

Photo by Gantschnigg, G.
 
Simochromis babaulti
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Photo by Dubosc, J.

Africa
Max. Length 19.5 cm TL
Simochromis diagramma (Günther, 1894)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Simochromis diagramma
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL

 
Simochromis margaretae
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Simochromis marginatus
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 12 cm TL

 
Simochromis pleurospilus
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5 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Simochromis
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1927 Simochromis babaulti Africa 11 TL
1894 Simochromis diagramma Africa 19.5 TL
1978 Simochromis margaretae Africa 8.1 SL
1956 Simochromis marginatus Africa 10 TL
1978 Simochromis pleurospilus Africa 12 TL



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