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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus: Chromidotilapia

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Max. Length 7.7 cm SL

 
Chromidotilapia cavalliensis
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Max. Length 8.5 cm SL

 
Chromidotilapia elongata
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Africa
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Chromidotilapia guntheri (Sauvage, 1882)

Photo by Photo by Nilsson, K.
 
Chromidotilapia guntheri
[Guenther's mouthbrooder]



Africa
Max. Length 13 cm SL
Chromidotilapia kingsleyae Boulenger, 1898

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Chromidotilapia kingsleyae
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Africa
Max. Length 7.7 cm SL
Chromidotilapia linkei Staeck, 1980

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Chromidotilapia linkei
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Max. Length 9.3 cm SL

 
Chromidotilapia mamonekenei
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Africa
Max. Length 8.0 cm SL
Chromidotilapia melaniae Lamboj, 2003

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Chromidotilapia melaniae
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Africa
Max. Length 9.2 cm SL
Chromidotilapia mrac Lamboj, 2002

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Chromidotilapia mrac
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Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Chromidotilapia nana
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Max. Length 12.7 cm SL

 
Chromidotilapia regani
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Africa
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL
Chromidotilapia schoutedeni (Poll & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1967)

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Chromidotilapia schoutedeni
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11 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Chromidotilapia cavalliensis Africa 7.7 SL 1971
Chromidotilapia elongata Africa 8.5 SL 1999
Chromidotilapia guntheri Guenther's mouthbrooder Africa 18 SL 1882
Chromidotilapia kingsleyae Africa 13 SL 1898
Chromidotilapia linkei Africa 7.7 SL 1980
Chromidotilapia mamonekenei Africa 9.3 SL 1999
Chromidotilapia melaniae Africa 8.0 SL 2003
Chromidotilapia mrac Africa 9.2 SL 2002
Chromidotilapia nana Africa 5.9 SL 2003
Chromidotilapia regani Africa 12.7 SL 1906
Chromidotilapia schoutedeni Africa 6.8 SL 1967



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