Species under Haplochromis
n= 229
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Haplochromis acidens
Greenwood, 1967
Africa 12.8
Haplochromis adolphifrederici
(Boulenger, 1914)
Africa 11.4
Haplochromis aelocephalus
Greenwood, 1959
Africa 12
Haplochromis aeneocolor
Greenwood, 1973
Africa 7.5
Haplochromis akika
Lippitsch, 2003
Africa 7.7
Haplochromis albertianus
Regan, 1929
Africa 10
Haplochromis altigenis
Regan, 1922
Africa 20.2
Haplochromis ampullarostratus
Schraml, 2004
Africa 7.2
Haplochromis angustifrons
Boulenger, 1914
Africa 9
Haplochromis annectidens
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 6.7
Haplochromis antleter
Mietes & Witte, 2010
Africa 6.99
Haplochromis apogonoides
Greenwood, 1967
Africa 13.2
Haplochromis arcanus
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 14.2
Haplochromis argens
de Zeeuw, Westbroek & Witte, 2013
Africa 7.55
Haplochromis argenteus
Regan, 1922
Africa 20.2
Haplochromis artaxerxes
Greenwood, 1962
Africa 14.7
Haplochromis astatodon
Regan, 1921
Africa 10.05
Haplochromis avium
Regan, 1929
Africa 5.2
Haplochromis azureus
(Seehausen & Lippitsch, 1998)
Africa 9.55
Haplochromis barbarae
Greenwood, 1967
Africa 10.6
Haplochromis bareli
van Oijen, 1991
Africa 12.5
Haplochromis bartoni
Greenwood, 1962
Africa 19.5
Haplochromis bayoni
(Boulenger, 1909)
Africa 15.4
Haplochromis beadlei
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 11.8
Haplochromis bicolor
Boulenger, 1906
Africa 15
Haplochromis boops
Greenwood, 1967
Africa 19.4
Haplochromis brownae
Greenwood, 1962
Africa 10.4
Haplochromis bullatus
Trewavas, 1938
Africa 6.5
Haplochromis bwathondii
Niemantsverdriet & Witte, 2010
Africa 8.17
Haplochromis cassius
Greenwood & Barel, 1978
Africa 9.8
Haplochromis cavifrons
(Hilgendorf, 1888)
Africa 19.5
Haplochromis chilotes
(Boulenger, 1911)
Africa 14.8
Haplochromis chlorochrous
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 12
Haplochromis chromogynos
Greenwood, 1959
Africa 11
Haplochromis chrysogynaion
van Oijen, 1991
Africa 9.13
Haplochromis cinctus
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 8.8
Haplochromis cinereus
(Boulenger, 1906)
Africa 8.1
Haplochromis cnester
Witte & Witte-Maas, 1981
Africa 8.1
Haplochromis commutabilis
Schraml, 2004
Kachira Blue Africa 10.4
Haplochromis coprologus
Niemantsverdriet & Witte, 2010
Africa 7.51
Haplochromis crassilabris
Boulenger, 1906
Africa 15
Haplochromis crebridens
Snoeks, de Vos, Coenen & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1990
Africa 10.4
Haplochromis crocopeplus
Greenwood & Barel, 1978
Africa 10.1
Haplochromis cronus
Greenwood, 1959
Africa 13.5
Haplochromis cryptodon
Greenwood, 1959
Africa 13
Haplochromis cryptogramma
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 9.4
Haplochromis cyaneus
Seehausen, Bouton & Zwennes, 1998
Africa 10.68
Haplochromis decticostoma
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 22.9
Haplochromis degeni
(Boulenger, 1906)
Africa 15.4
Haplochromis dentex
Regan, 1922
Africa 15.9
Haplochromis dichrourus
Regan, 1922
Africa 18.6
Haplochromis diplotaenia
Regan & Trewavas, 1928
Africa 11
Haplochromis dolichorhynchus
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 11.9
Haplochromis dolorosus
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 12
Haplochromis eduardianus
(Boulenger, 1914)
Africa 7.9
Haplochromis eduardii
Regan, 1921
Africa 14.5
Haplochromis elegans
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 7.3
Haplochromis empodisma
Greenwood, 1960
Africa 11.7
Haplochromis engystoma
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 8.6
Haplochromis erythrocephalus
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 7.7
Haplochromis erythromaculatus
De Vos, Snoeks & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1991
Africa 10.3
Haplochromis estor
Regan, 1929
Africa 17
Haplochromis eutaenia
Regan & Trewavas, 1928
Africa 10.5
Haplochromis exspectatus
Schraml, 2004
Africa 8.5
Haplochromis fischeri
Seegers, 2008
Africa 10.5
Haplochromis flavipinnis
(Boulenger, 1906)
Africa 15.6
Haplochromis flavus
Seehausen, Zwennes & Lippitsch, 1998
Africa 11.9
Haplochromis fuelleborni
(Hilgendorf & Pappenheim, 1903)
Fuelleborn's mouthbrooder Africa 12
Haplochromis fuscus
Regan, 1925
Africa 9.5
Haplochromis fusiformis
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 11
Haplochromis gigas
(Seehausen & Lippitsch, 1998)
Africa 14.17
Haplochromis gigliolii
(Pfeffer, 1896)
Africa 10.3
Haplochromis gilberti
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 15
Haplochromis goldschmidti
Witte, Westbroek & de Zeeuw, 2013
Africa 6.92
Haplochromis gowersii
Trewavas, 1928
Africa 22.4
Haplochromis gracilior
Boulenger, 1914
Africa 10.35
Haplochromis granti
Boulenger, 1906
Africa 12.2
Haplochromis graueri
Boulenger, 1914
Africa 11.8
Haplochromis greenwoodi
(Seehausen & Bouton, 1998)
Africa 13.53
Haplochromis guiarti
(Pellegrin, 1904)
Africa 17.7
Haplochromis harpakteridion
van Oijen, 1991
Africa 8.05
Haplochromis heusinkveldi
Witte & Witte-Maas, 1987
Africa 7.6
Haplochromis hiatus
Hoogerhoud & Witte, 1981
Africa 11.2
Haplochromis howesi
van Oijen, 1992
Africa 16.33
Haplochromis humilior
(Boulenger, 1911)
Africa 9
Haplochromis humilis
(Steindachner, 1866)
Africa 11.5
Haplochromis igneopinnis
(Seehausen & Lippitsch, 1998)
Africa 10.77
Haplochromis insidiae
Snoeks, 1994
Africa 9.4
Haplochromis iris
Hoogerhoud & Witte, 1981
Africa 11.6
Haplochromis ishmaeli
Boulenger, 1906
Africa 13.6
Haplochromis kamiranzovu
Snoeks, Coenen & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1984
Africa 9.4
Haplochromis katavi
Seegers, 1996
Katavi mouthbrooder Africa 9.95
Haplochromis katonga
Schraml & Tichy, 2010
Africa 6.87
Haplochromis katunzii
ter Huurne & Witte, 2010
Africa 7.95
Haplochromis kujunjui
van Oijen, 1991
Africa 10.28
Haplochromis labiatus
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 10.9
Haplochromis labriformis
(Nichols & La Monte, 1938)
Africa 6.2
Haplochromis lacrimosus
(Boulenger, 1906)
Africa 9.7
Haplochromis laparogramma
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 8.5
Haplochromis latifasciatus
Regan, 1929
Africa 11
Haplochromis limax
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 8.4
Haplochromis lividus
Greenwood, 1956
Africa 9
Haplochromis loati
Greenwood, 1971
Africa 5.2
Haplochromis longirostris
(Hilgendorf, 1888)
Africa 14.5
Haplochromis luteus
(Seehausen & Bouton, 1998)
Africa 13.25
Haplochromis macconneli
Greenwood, 1974
Africa 7.7
Haplochromis macrocephalus
(Seehausen & Bouton, 1998)
Africa 10.59
Haplochromis macrognathus
Regan, 1922
Africa 17.4
Haplochromis macrops
(Boulenger, 1911)
Africa 9.1
Haplochromis macropsoides
Greenwood, 1973
Africa 7.7
Haplochromis maculipinna
(Pellegrin, 1913)
Africa 16.6
Haplochromis mahagiensis
David & Poll, 1937
Africa 8.5
Haplochromis maisomei
van Oijen, 1991
Africa 9.81
Haplochromis malacophagus
Poll & Damas, 1939
Africa 12
Haplochromis mandibularis
Greenwood, 1962
Africa 17.4
Haplochromis martini
(Boulenger, 1906)
Africa 10.4
Haplochromis maxillaris
Trewavas, 1928
Africa 16
Haplochromis mbipi
(Lippitsch & Bouton, 1998)
Africa 13.06
Haplochromis megalops
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 8.1
Haplochromis melanopterus
Trewavas, 1928
Africa 12.7
Haplochromis melanopus
Regan, 1922
Africa 10
Haplochromis melichrous
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 10.7
Haplochromis mentatus
Regan, 1925
Africa 11.5
Haplochromis mento
Regan, 1922
Africa 17.8
Haplochromis michaeli
Trewavas, 1928
Africa 14.5
Haplochromis microchrysomelas
Snoeks, 1994
Africa 8.3
Haplochromis microdon
(Boulenger, 1906)
Africa 14.8
Haplochromis multiocellatus
(Boulenger, 1913)
Africa 12
Haplochromis mylergates
Greenwood & Barel, 1978
Africa 13.7
Haplochromis mylodon
Greenwood, 1973
Africa 11.5
Haplochromis nanoserranus
Greenwood & Barel, 1978
Africa 7.6
Haplochromis nigrescens
(Pellegrin, 1909)
Africa 11.5
Haplochromis nigricans
(Boulenger, 1906)
Africa 9.4
Haplochromis nigripinnis
Regan, 1921
Africa 6.8
Haplochromis nigroides
(Pellegrin, 1928)
Africa 7.5
Haplochromis niloticus
Greenwood, 1960
Africa 10.2
Haplochromis nubilus
(Boulenger, 1906)
Blue Victoria mouthbrooder Africa 9.3
Haplochromis nuchisquamulatus
(Hilgendorf, 1888)
Africa 11.3
Haplochromis nyanzae
Greenwood, 1962
Africa 17.1
Haplochromis nyererei
Witte-Maas & Witte, 1985
Africa 7.7
Haplochromis obesus
(Boulenger, 1906)
Africa 17
Haplochromis obliquidens
(Hilgendorf, 1888)
Africa 8.9
Haplochromis obtusidens
Trewavas, 1928
Africa 11.4
Haplochromis occultidens
Snoeks, 1988
Africa 12.3
Haplochromis oligolepis
Lippitsch, 2003
Africa 8.25
Haplochromis olivaceus
Snoeks, de Vos, Coenen & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1990
Africa 8.9
Haplochromis omnicaeruleus
(Seehausen & Bouton, 1998)
Africa 11.92
Haplochromis oregosoma
Greenwood, 1973
Africa 7.3
Haplochromis orthostoma
Regan, 1922
Africa 9.1
Haplochromis pachycephalus
Greenwood, 1967
Africa 23.2
Haplochromis pallidus
(Boulenger, 1911)
Africa 7.4
Haplochromis paludinosus
(Greenwood, 1980)
Africa 14
Haplochromis pancitrinus
Mietes & Witte, 2010
Africa 8.59
Haplochromis pappenheimi
(Boulenger, 1914)
Africa 6.1
Haplochromis paradoxus
(Lippitsch & Kaufman, 2003)
Africa 7.45
Haplochromis paraguiarti
Greenwood, 1967
Africa 15.6
Haplochromis paraplagiostoma
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 9.8
Haplochromis paropius
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 8.7
Haplochromis parorthostoma
Greenwood, 1967
Africa 11.7
Haplochromis parvidens
(Boulenger, 1911)
Africa 16.3
Haplochromis paucidens
Regan, 1921
Africa 10.6
Haplochromis pellegrini
Regan, 1922
Africa 10.4
Haplochromis percoides
Boulenger, 1906
Africa 9.3
Haplochromis perrieri
(Pellegrin, 1909)
Africa 6
Haplochromis petronius
Greenwood, 1973
Africa 8.8
Haplochromis pharyngalis
Poll & Damas, 1939
Africa 10.5
Haplochromis pharyngomylus
Regan, 1929
Africa 12.6
Haplochromis phytophagus
Greenwood, 1966
Africa 8.6
Haplochromis piceatus
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 9
Haplochromis pitmani
Fowler, 1936
Africa 5.5
Haplochromis placodus
Poll & Damas, 1939
Africa 12.8
Haplochromis plagiodon
Regan & Trewavas, 1928
Africa 8.5
Haplochromis plagiostoma
Regan, 1922
Africa 14.7
Haplochromis plutonius
Greenwood & Barel, 1978
Africa 9.6
Haplochromis prodromus
Trewavas, 1935
Africa 13
Haplochromis prognathus
(Pellegrin, 1904)
Africa 14.1
Haplochromis pseudopellegrini
Greenwood, 1967
Africa 15
Haplochromis ptistes
Greenwood & Barel, 1978
Africa 10.6
Haplochromis pundamilia
(Seehausen & Bouton, 1998)
Africa 12.42
Haplochromis pyrrhocephalus
Witte & Witte-Maas, 1987
Africa 7.3
Haplochromis pyrrhopteryx
van Oijen, 1991
Africa 19.7
Haplochromis retrodens
(Hilgendorf, 1888)
Africa 14.4
Haplochromis riponianus
(Boulenger, 1911)
Africa 10.4
Haplochromis rubescens
Snoeks, 1994
Africa 11.4
Haplochromis rubripinnis
(Seehausen, Lippitsch & Bouton, 1998)
Africa 10.43
Haplochromis rudolfianus
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 5.8
Haplochromis rufocaudalis
(Seehausen & Bouton, 1998)
Africa 10.04
Haplochromis rufus
(Seehausen & Lippitsch, 1998)
Africa 8.55
Haplochromis sauvagei
(Pfeffer, 1896)
Africa 10.5
Haplochromis saxicola
Greenwood, 1960
Africa 12.3
Haplochromis scheffersi
Snoeks, De Vos & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1987
Africa 8.5
Haplochromis schubotzi
Boulenger, 1914
Africa 12.5
Haplochromis schubotziellus
Greenwood, 1973
Africa 7.9
Haplochromis serranus
(Pfeffer, 1896)
Africa 20.5
Haplochromis serridens
Regan, 1925
Africa 8
Haplochromis simotes
(Boulenger, 1911)
Africa 8.66
Haplochromis simpsoni
Greenwood, 1965
Africa 11.4
Haplochromis smithii
(Castelnau, 1861)
Africa 22
Haplochromis snoeksi
Wamuini Lunkayilakio & Vreven, 2010
Africa 9.3
Haplochromis spekii
(Boulenger, 1906)
Africa 22
Haplochromis sphex
ter Huurne & Witte, 2010
Africa 8.21
Haplochromis squamipinnis
Regan, 1921
Africa 20.2
Haplochromis squamulatus
Regan, 1922
Africa 19.8
Haplochromis sulphureus
Greenwood & Barel, 1978
Africa 10.9
Haplochromis tanaos
van Oijen & Witte, 1996
Africa 7.7
Haplochromis taurinus
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 14
Haplochromis teegelaari
Greenwood & Barel, 1978
Africa 10.1
Haplochromis teunisrasi
Witte & Witte-Maas, 1981
Africa 9.6
Haplochromis theliodon
Greenwood, 1960
Africa 9.5
Haplochromis thereuterion
van Oijen & Witte, 1996
Africa 8.2
Haplochromis thuragnathus
Greenwood, 1967
Africa 20
Haplochromis tridens
Regan & Trewavas, 1928
Africa 11.9
Haplochromis turkanae
Greenwood, 1974
Turkana haplo Africa 8.6
Haplochromis tyrianthinus
Greenwood & Gee, 1969
Africa 10.5
Haplochromis ushindi
Van Oijen, 2004
Africa
Haplochromis vanheusdeni
Schedel, Friel & Schliewen, 2014
Africa 8.39
Haplochromis vanoijeni
de Zeeuw & Witte, 2010
Africa 8.88
Haplochromis velifer
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 10.8
Haplochromis venator
Greenwood, 1965
Africa 17.8
Haplochromis vicarius
Trewavas, 1933
Africa 11
Haplochromis victoriae
(Greenwood, 1956)
Africa 7.6
Haplochromis victorianus
(Pellegrin, 1904)
Africa 16.6
Haplochromis vittatus
(Boulenger, 1901)
Africa 19.1
Haplochromis vonlinnei
van Oijen & de Zeeuw, 2008
Africa 15.9
Haplochromis welcommei
Greenwood, 1966
Africa 10.5
Haplochromis worthingtoni
Regan, 1929
Africa 14.1
Haplochromis xanthopteryx
(Seehausen & Bouton, 1998)
Africa 10.67
Haplochromis xenognathus
Greenwood, 1957
Africa 11.3
Haplochromis xenostoma
Regan, 1922
Africa 20.3
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