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

(See list of species below)



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6 species (see list below)

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Photo by Dubosc, J.

Africa
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Telmatochromis bifrenatus Myers, 1936

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Telmatochromis bifrenatus
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Africa
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Telmatochromis brachygnathus
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Photo by RMCA

Africa
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL
Telmatochromis brichardi Louisy, 1989

Photo by RMCA
 
Telmatochromis brichardi
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Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Telmatochromis dhonti (Boulenger, 1919)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Telmatochromis dhonti
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Photo by Bukkems, J.

Africa
Max. Length 10.2 cm TL
Telmatochromis temporalis Boulenger, 1898

Photo by Bukkems, J.
 
Telmatochromis temporalis
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Photo by Hasselgreen Jr., P.C.

Africa
Max. Length 8.6 cm TL
Telmatochromis vittatus Boulenger, 1898

Photo by Hasselgreen Jr., P.C.
 
Telmatochromis vittatus
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6 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Telmatochromis
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1936 Telmatochromis bifrenatus Africa 9 TL
2003 Telmatochromis brachygnathus Africa 7.6 SL
1989 Telmatochromis brichardi Africa 4.1 SL
1919 Telmatochromis dhonti Africa 12 TL
1898 Telmatochromis temporalis Africa 10.2 TL
1898 Telmatochromis vittatus Africa 8.6 TL



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