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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Procatopodidae African lampeyes
Subfamily: Procatopodinae
Genus: Hylopanchax

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Max. Length 2.9 cm SL

 
Hylopanchax leki
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Max. Length 2.1 cm SL

 
Hylopanchax moke
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Max. Length 3 cm SL

 
Hylopanchax ndeko
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Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Hylopanchax paucisquamatus
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Africa
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Hylopanchax silvestris (Poll & Lambert, 1958)

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Hylopanchax silvestris
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Max. Length 3.5 cm TL

 
Hylopanchax stictopleuron
[Blue lampeye]



6 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Hylopanchax leki Africa 2.9 SL 2013
Hylopanchax moke Africa 2.1 SL 2013
Hylopanchax ndeko Africa 3 SL 2013
Hylopanchax paucisquamatus Africa 2.6 SL 2014
Hylopanchax silvestris Africa 4 SL 1958
Hylopanchax stictopleuron Blue lampeye Africa 3.5 TL 1949



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