SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=349) AND ((Families.Order)= 'Perciformes') AND ((Species.Genus) = 'Serranochromis') AND ((Species.Subfamily) = 'Pseudocrenilabrinae') And ((FAMILIES.Class)='Actinopterygii') ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus: Serranochromis

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Photo by Musschoot, T.

Africa
Max. Length 56 cm TL
Serranochromis altus Winemiller & Kelso-Winemiller, 1991

Photo by Musschoot, T.
 
Serranochromis altus
[Humpback largemouth]

Photo by Mertens, P.

Africa
Max. Length 41 cm SL
Serranochromis angusticeps (Boulenger, 1907)

Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Serranochromis angusticeps
[Thinface cichlid]

Photo by Mertens, P.

Africa
Max. Length 39.6 cm SL
Serranochromis jallae (Boulenger, 1896)

Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Serranochromis jallae
[Nembwe]

Photo by FAO

Africa
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Serranochromis janus Trewavas, 1964

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Serranochromis janus
[]

Photo by Musschoot, T.

Africa
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Serranochromis longimanus (Boulenger, 1911)

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Serranochromis longimanus
[Longfin largemouth]

Photo by Gratwicke, B.

Africa
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Serranochromis macrocephalus (Boulenger, 1899)

Photo by Gratwicke, B.
 
Serranochromis macrocephalus
[Purpleface largemouth]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 37 cm TL

 
Serranochromis meridianus
[Lowveld largemouth]

Photo by IGFA

Africa
Max. Length 56 cm TL
Serranochromis robustus (Günther, 1864)

Photo by IGFA
 
Serranochromis robustus
[Yellow-belly bream]
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Africa
Max. Length 30.4 cm SL

 
Serranochromis spei
[]
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Africa
Max. Length 25.5 cm SL

 
Serranochromis stappersi
[]
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Africa
Max. Length 33 cm TL

 
Serranochromis thumbergi
[Brownspot largemouth]



11 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Serranochromis altus Humpback largemouth Africa 56 TL 1991
Serranochromis angusticeps Thinface cichlid Africa 41 SL 1907
Serranochromis jallae Nembwe Africa 39.6 SL 1896
Serranochromis janus Africa 35 SL 1964
Serranochromis longimanus Longfin largemouth Africa 30 SL 1911
Serranochromis macrocephalus Purpleface largemouth Africa 35 SL 1899
Serranochromis meridianus Lowveld largemouth Africa 37 TL 1967
Serranochromis robustus Yellow-belly bream Africa 56 TL 1864
Serranochromis spei Africa 30.4 SL 1964
Serranochromis stappersi Africa 25.5 SL 1964
Serranochromis thumbergi Brownspot largemouth Africa 33 TL 1861



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