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

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Max. Length 3.8 cm TL

 
Lacustricola atripinna
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Africa
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Lacustricola bukobanus (Ahl, 1924)

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Lacustricola bukobanus
[Bukoba lampeye]



Africa
Max. Length 3.3 cm TL
Lacustricola centralis (Seegers, 1996)

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Lacustricola centralis
[Cental east african lampeye]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.5 cm TL

 
Lacustricola jeanneli
[Omo lampeye]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.5 cm TL

 
Lacustricola kassenjiensis
[Kasenye lampeye]



Africa
Max. Length 4.5 cm TL
Lacustricola katangae (Boulenger, 1912)

Photo by Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Lacustricola katangae
[Striped topminnow]
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Max. Length 4 cm TL

 
Lacustricola kongoranensis
[Kongoro lampeye]
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Max. Length 4 cm TL

 
Lacustricola lacustris
[Kibiti Lampeye]
No picture found

Max. Length 4 cm TL

 
Lacustricola lualabaensis
[Lualaba lampeye]



Africa
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Lacustricola macrurus (Boulenger, 1904)

Photo by Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Lacustricola macrurus
[Big tailed lampeye]
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Max. Length 3.5 cm TL

 
Lacustricola maculatus
[Spotted lampeye]



Africa
Max. Length 3.9 cm TL
Lacustricola matthesi (Seegers, 1996)

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Lacustricola matthesi
[Saisi lampeye]



Africa
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Lacustricola mediolateralis (Poll, 1967)

Photo by Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Lacustricola mediolateralis
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Africa
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Lacustricola moeruensis (Boulenger, 1914)

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Lacustricola moeruensis
[Moero lampeye]



Africa
Max. Length 5.5 cm TL
Lacustricola myaposae (Boulenger, 1908)

Photo by Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Lacustricola myaposae
[Natal topminnow]



Africa
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Lacustricola nigrolateralis (Poll, 1967)

Photo by Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Lacustricola nigrolateralis
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No picture found

Max. Length 3.5 cm TL

 
Lacustricola omoculatus
[Ruaha lampeye]



Africa
Max. Length 5.5 cm TL
Lacustricola pumilus (Boulenger, 1906)

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Lacustricola pumilus
[Tanganyika lampeye]
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Max. Length 3 cm TL

 
Lacustricola usanguensis
[Usangu lampeye]



Africa
Max. Length 5.5 cm TL
Lacustricola vitschumbaensis (Ahl, 1924)

Photo by Photo by Grimm, M.
 
Lacustricola vitschumbaensis
[Bitschumbi lampeye]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Lacustricola atripinna Africa 3.8 TL 1896
Lacustricola bukobanus Bukoba lampeye Africa 5 TL 1924
Lacustricola centralis Cental east african lampeye Africa 3.3 TL 1996
Lacustricola jeanneli Omo lampeye Africa 3.5 TL 1935
Lacustricola kassenjiensis Kasenye lampeye Africa 3.5 TL 1924
Lacustricola katangae Striped topminnow Africa 4.5 TL 1912
Lacustricola kongoranensis Kongoro lampeye Africa 4 TL 1924
Lacustricola lacustris Kibiti Lampeye Africa 4 TL 1984
Lacustricola lualabaensis Lualaba lampeye Africa 4 TL 1938
Lacustricola macrurus Big tailed lampeye Africa 5 TL 1904
Lacustricola maculatus Spotted lampeye Africa 3.5 TL 1957
Lacustricola matthesi Saisi lampeye Africa 3.9 TL 1996
Lacustricola mediolateralis Africa 5 TL 1967
Lacustricola moeruensis Moero lampeye Africa 4 TL 1914
Lacustricola myaposae Natal topminnow Africa 5.5 TL 1908
Lacustricola nigrolateralis Africa 4 TL 1967
Lacustricola omoculatus Ruaha lampeye Africa 3.5 TL 1977
Lacustricola pumilus Tanganyika lampeye Africa 5.5 TL 1906
Lacustricola usanguensis Usangu lampeye Africa 3 TL 1977
Lacustricola vitschumbaensis Bitschumbi lampeye Africa 5.5 TL 1924



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