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

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Africa
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Telmatochromis bifrenatus Myers, 1936

Photo by Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Telmatochromis bifrenatus
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Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Telmatochromis brachygnathus
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Africa
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL
Telmatochromis brichardi Louisy, 1989

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Telmatochromis brichardi
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Africa
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Telmatochromis dhonti (Boulenger, 1919)

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Telmatochromis dhonti
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Africa
Max. Length 10.2 cm TL
Telmatochromis temporalis Boulenger, 1898

Photo by Photo by Bukkems, J.
 
Telmatochromis temporalis
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Africa
Max. Length 8.6 cm TL
Telmatochromis vittatus Boulenger, 1898

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Telmatochromis vittatus
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6 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Telmatochromis bifrenatus Africa 9 TL 1936
Telmatochromis brachygnathus Africa 7.6 SL 2003
Telmatochromis brichardi Africa 4.1 SL 1989
Telmatochromis dhonti Africa 12 TL 1919
Telmatochromis temporalis Africa 10.2 TL 1898
Telmatochromis vittatus Africa 8.6 TL 1898



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