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

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9 species (see list below)

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Photo by FAO

Africa
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Astatotilapia bloyeti (Sauvage, 1883)

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Astatotilapia bloyeti
[Bloyet's haplo]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Astatotilapia burtoni (Günther, 1894)

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Astatotilapia burtoni
[]

Photo by Zabawski, A.

Africa
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Astatotilapia calliptera (Günther, 1894)

Photo by Zabawski, A.
 
Astatotilapia calliptera
[Eastern happy]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Africa
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Astatotilapia desfontainii (Lacepède, 1802)

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Astatotilapia desfontainii
[]

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.

Eurasia
Max. Length 12.8 cm TL
Astatotilapia flaviijosephi (Lortet, 1883)

Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Astatotilapia flaviijosephi
[]

Photo by FAO

Africa
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Astatotilapia stappersii (Poll, 1943)

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Astatotilapia stappersii
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 9.5 cm TL

 
Astatotilapia swynnertoni
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 9.8 cm SL

 
Astatotilapia tchadensis
[]

Photo by Turner, G.F.

Africa
Max. Length 9.0 cm SL
Astatotilapia tweddlei Jackson, 1985

Photo by Turner, G.F.
 
Astatotilapia tweddlei
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9 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Astatotilapia
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1883 Astatotilapia bloyeti Bloyet's haplo Africa 15 SL
1894 Astatotilapia burtoni Africa 15 SL
1894 Astatotilapia calliptera Eastern happy Africa 15 SL
1802 Astatotilapia desfontainii Africa 15 TL
1883 Astatotilapia flaviijosephi Eurasia 12.8 TL
1943 Astatotilapia stappersii Africa 15 TL
1907 Astatotilapia swynnertoni Africa 9.5 TL
2016 Astatotilapia tchadensis Africa 9.8 SL
1985 Astatotilapia tweddlei Africa 9.0 SL



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