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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Cichliformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus: Astatotilapia

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Africa
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Astatotilapia bloyeti (Sauvage, 1883)

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Astatotilapia bloyeti
[Bloyet's haplo]



Africa
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Astatotilapia burtoni (Günther, 1894)

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Astatotilapia burtoni
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Africa
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Astatotilapia calliptera (Günther, 1894)

Photo by Photo by Zabawski, A.
 
Astatotilapia calliptera
[Eastern happy]



Africa
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Astatotilapia desfontainii (Lacepède, 1802)

Photo by Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Astatotilapia desfontainii
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Eurasia
Max. Length 12.8 cm TL
Astatotilapia flaviijosephi (Lortet, 1883)

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Astatotilapia flaviijosephi
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Africa
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Astatotilapia stappersii (Poll, 1943)

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Astatotilapia stappersii
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Max. Length 9.5 cm TL

 
Astatotilapia swynnertoni
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No picture found

Max. Length 9.8 cm SL

 
Astatotilapia tchadensis
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Africa
Max. Length 9.0 cm SL
Astatotilapia tweddlei Jackson, 1985

Photo by Photo by Turner, G.F.
 
Astatotilapia tweddlei
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9 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Astatotilapia bloyeti Bloyet's haplo Africa 15 SL 1883
Astatotilapia burtoni Africa 15 SL 1894
Astatotilapia calliptera Eastern happy Africa 15 SL 1894
Astatotilapia desfontainii Africa 15 TL 1802
Astatotilapia flaviijosephi Eurasia 12.8 TL 1883
Astatotilapia stappersii Africa 15 TL 1943
Astatotilapia swynnertoni Africa 9.5 TL 1907
Astatotilapia tchadensis Africa 9.8 SL 2016
Astatotilapia tweddlei Africa 9.0 SL 1985



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