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

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19 species
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Max. Length 7.8 cm SL

 
Orthochromis gecki
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Max. Length 6.9 cm SL

 
Orthochromis indermauri
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Max. Length 9.9 cm SL

 
Orthochromis kalungwishiensis
[]



Africa
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Orthochromis kasuluensis De Vos & Seegers, 1998

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Orthochromis kasuluensis
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Max. Length 8.6 cm SL

 
Orthochromis katumbii
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Max. Length 8.5 cm SL

 
Orthochromis kimpala
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Africa
Max. Length 9.1 cm SL
Orthochromis luichensis De Vos & Seegers, 1998

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Orthochromis luichensis
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Max. Length 10.7 cm SL

 
Orthochromis luongoensis
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Africa
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL
Orthochromis machadoi (Poll, 1967)

Photo by Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Orthochromis machadoi
[Cunene dwarf happy]



Africa
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Orthochromis malagaraziensis (David, 1937)

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Orthochromis malagaraziensis
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Africa
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Orthochromis mazimeroensis De Vos & Seegers, 1998

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Orthochromis mazimeroensis
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Africa
Max. Length 7.8 cm SL
Orthochromis mosoensis De Vos & Seegers, 1998

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Orthochromis mosoensis
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No picture found

Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Orthochromis mporokoso
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No picture found

Max. Length 11.8 cm TL

 
Orthochromis polyacanthus
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Africa
Max. Length 5.0 cm SL
Orthochromis rubrolabialis De Vos & Seegers, 1998

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Orthochromis rubrolabialis
[]



Africa
Max. Length 5.7 cm SL
Orthochromis rugufuensis De Vos & Seegers, 1998

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Orthochromis rugufuensis
[]



Africa
Max. Length 10.2 cm TL
Orthochromis stormsi (Boulenger, 1902)

Photo by Photo by de Gasperis, F.
 
Orthochromis stormsi
[]



Africa
Max. Length 8.1 cm TL
Orthochromis torrenticola (Thys van den Audenaerde, 1963)

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Orthochromis torrenticola
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Africa
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL
Orthochromis uvinzae De Vos & Seegers, 1998

Photo by Photo by Seegers, L.
 
Orthochromis uvinzae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Orthochromis gecki Africa 7.8 SL 2018
Orthochromis indermauri Africa 6.9 SL 2018
Orthochromis kalungwishiensis Africa 9.9 SL 1994
Orthochromis kasuluensis Africa 7.9 SL 1998
Orthochromis katumbii Africa 8.6 SL 2018
Orthochromis kimpala Africa 8.5 SL 2018
Orthochromis luichensis Africa 9.1 SL 1998
Orthochromis luongoensis Africa 10.7 SL 1994
Orthochromis machadoi Cunene dwarf happy Africa 6.5 SL 1967
Orthochromis malagaraziensis Africa 15 SL 1937
Orthochromis mazimeroensis Africa 7.2 SL 1998
Orthochromis mosoensis Africa 7.8 SL 1998
Orthochromis mporokoso Africa 7.5 SL 2018
Orthochromis polyacanthus Africa 11.8 TL 1899
Orthochromis rubrolabialis Africa 5.0 SL 1998
Orthochromis rugufuensis Africa 5.7 SL 1998
Orthochromis stormsi Africa 10.2 TL 1902
Orthochromis torrenticola Africa 8.1 TL 1963
Orthochromis uvinzae Africa 8.6 SL 1998



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