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) = 'Maylandia') 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: Maylandia

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Photo by Mittenecker, G.

Africa
Max. Length 8.7 cm SL
Maylandia aurora (Burgess, 1976)

Photo by Mittenecker, G.
 
Maylandia aurora
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL

 
Maylandia barlowi
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL

 
Maylandia benetos
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 8.0 cm SL
Maylandia callainos (Stauffer & Hert, 1992)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Maylandia callainos
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 9.0 cm SL

 
Maylandia chrysomallos
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.0 cm SL

 
Maylandia cyneusmarginata
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.4 cm SL

 
Maylandia emmiltos
[]

Photo by Mittenecker, G.

Africa
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Maylandia estherae (Konings, 1995)

Photo by Mittenecker, G.
 
Maylandia estherae
[Red zebra]

Photo by Barberis, C.

Africa
Max. Length 12.9 cm TL
Maylandia fainzilberi (Staeck, 1976)

Photo by Barberis, C.
 
Maylandia fainzilberi
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 10.1 cm SL

 
Maylandia flavicauda
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL

 
Maylandia flavifemina
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 6.9 cm SL

 
Maylandia glaucos
[]

Photo by Zaitsev, O.

Africa
Max. Length 13.4 cm TL
Maylandia greshakei (Meyer & Förster, 1984)

Photo by Zaitsev, O.
 
Maylandia greshakei
[William's mbuna]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Maylandia hajomaylandi (Meyer & Schartl, 1984)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Maylandia hajomaylandi
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Maylandia lanisticola
[]

Photo by Wickham, M.

Africa
Max. Length 8.7 cm SL
Maylandia lombardoi (Burgess, 1977)

Photo by Wickham, M.
 
Maylandia lombardoi
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL

 
Maylandia lundoense
[]

Photo by Zaitsev, O.

Africa
Max. Length 8.8 cm SL
Maylandia mbenjii (Stauffer, Bowers, Kellogg & McKaye, 1997)

Photo by Zaitsev, O.
 
Maylandia mbenjii
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 9.8 cm SL

 
Maylandia midomo
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.0 cm SL

 
Maylandia mossambica
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL

 
Maylandia nigrodorsalis
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL

 
Maylandia nkhunguensis
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Maylandia pambazuko
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 8.7 cm SL

 
Maylandia phaeos
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

Africa
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL
Maylandia pulpican (Tawil, 2002)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Maylandia pulpican
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Maylandia pursa
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Africa
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL
Maylandia pyrsonotos (Stauffer, Bowers, Kellogg & McKaye, 1997)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Maylandia pyrsonotos
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL

 
Maylandia sciasma
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 11.9 cm SL

 
Maylandia tarakiki
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Maylandia usisyae
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 12.5 cm TL

 
Maylandia xanstomachus
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL

 
Maylandia xanthos
[]

Photo by Jongsma, H.

Africa
Max. Length 11.3 cm SL
Maylandia zebra (Boulenger, 1899)

Photo by Jongsma, H.
 
Maylandia zebra
[Zebra mbuna]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Maylandia aurora Africa 8.7 SL 1976
Maylandia barlowi Africa 8.1 SL 1986
Maylandia benetos Africa 8.1 SL 1997
Maylandia callainos Africa 8.0 SL 1992
Maylandia chrysomallos Africa 9.0 SL 1997
Maylandia cyneusmarginata Africa 8.0 SL 1997
Maylandia emmiltos Africa 8.4 SL 1997
Maylandia estherae Red zebra Africa 7.9 SL 1995
Maylandia fainzilberi Africa 12.9 TL 1976
Maylandia flavicauda Africa 10.1 SL 2016
Maylandia flavifemina Africa 8.5 SL 2006
Maylandia glaucos Africa 6.9 SL 2011
Maylandia greshakei William's mbuna Africa 13.4 TL 1984
Maylandia hajomaylandi Africa 12 TL 1984
Maylandia lanisticola Africa 5.4 SL 1976
Maylandia lombardoi Africa 8.7 SL 1977
Maylandia lundoense Africa 8.3 SL 2013
Maylandia mbenjii Africa 8.8 SL 1997
Maylandia midomo Africa 9.8 SL 2013
Maylandia mossambica Africa 8.0 SL 2011
Maylandia nigrodorsalis Africa 8.3 SL 2013
Maylandia nkhunguensis Africa 7.3 SL 2011
Maylandia pambazuko Africa 7.6 SL 2013
Maylandia phaeos Africa 8.7 SL 1997
Maylandia pulpican Africa 7.1 SL 2002
Maylandia pursa Africa 6.1 SL 1991
Maylandia pyrsonotos Africa 8.6 SL 1997
Maylandia sciasma Africa 7.1 SL 2011
Maylandia tarakiki Africa 11.9 SL 2013
Maylandia usisyae Africa 7.5 SL 2016
Maylandia xanstomachus Africa 12.5 TL 1989
Maylandia xanthos Africa 4.9 SL 2011
Maylandia zebra Zebra mbuna Africa 11.3 SL 1899



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