Steatocranus rouxi (Pellegrin, 1928)
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Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Max. size:  6 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; freshwater,
Distribution:  Africa: only present in the Lulua River (Kasai drainage, middle Congo River basin), Democratic Republic of the Congo (Ref. 52307).
Diagnosis:  Diagnosis: 15-16 circumpeduncular scales (Ref. 52307). Description: body slender; males sometimes with a hump on the head (Ref. 52307).
Biology:  Rheophilic; pair-bonding and cave spawning species (Ref. 52307). Maximum TL was recorded at 7.5 cm (Ref. 5696).
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 16 February 2009 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 03.03.94
Modified by: Musschoot, Tobias - 19.12.17
Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 31.08.94

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