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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Cichliformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Genus: Pelvicachromis

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Max. Length 6.0 cm SL

 
Pelvicachromis drachenfelsi
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Max. Length 6.5 cm TL

 
Pelvicachromis kribensis
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Africa
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Pelvicachromis pulcher (Boulenger, 1901)

Photo by Photo by Ott, G.
 
Pelvicachromis pulcher
[Rainbow krib]



Africa
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Pelvicachromis roloffi (Thys van den Audenaerde, 1968)

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Pelvicachromis roloffi
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Max. Length 7.8 cm SL

 
Pelvicachromis sacrimontis
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Africa
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Pelvicachromis silviae Lamboj, 2013

Photo by Photo by Loiselle, P.V.
 
Pelvicachromis silviae
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Africa
Max. Length 5.3 cm SL
Pelvicachromis subocellatus (Günther, 1872)

Photo by Photo by Schmaus, G.
 
Pelvicachromis subocellatus
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Africa
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL
Pelvicachromis taeniatus (Boulenger, 1901)

Photo by Photo by Naus, E.
 
Pelvicachromis taeniatus
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8 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Pelvicachromis drachenfelsi Africa 6.0 SL 2014
Pelvicachromis kribensis Africa 6.5 TL 1911
Pelvicachromis pulcher Rainbow krib Africa 11 TL 1901
Pelvicachromis roloffi Africa 8 TL 1968
Pelvicachromis sacrimontis Africa 7.8 SL 1977
Pelvicachromis silviae Africa 4.8 SL 2013
Pelvicachromis subocellatus Africa 5.3 SL 1872
Pelvicachromis taeniatus Africa 7.1 SL 1901



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