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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Nothobranchiidae African rivulines

Genus: Scriptaphyosemion

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Max. Length 4 cm SL

 
Scriptaphyosemion banforense
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Africa
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Scriptaphyosemion bertholdi (Roloff, 1965)

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Scriptaphyosemion bertholdi
[Berthold's killi]



Africa
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Scriptaphyosemion brueningi (Roloff, 1971)

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Scriptaphyosemion brueningi
[Bruening's killi]



Africa
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Scriptaphyosemion cauveti (Romand & Ozouf-Costaz, 1995)

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Scriptaphyosemion cauveti
[Kindia killi]



Africa
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Scriptaphyosemion chaytori (Roloff, 1971)

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Scriptaphyosemion chaytori
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Africa
Max. Length 4.5 cm TL
Scriptaphyosemion etzeli (Berkenkamp, 1979)

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Scriptaphyosemion etzeli
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Max. Length 4.3 cm SL

 
Scriptaphyosemion fredrodi
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Africa
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Scriptaphyosemion geryi (Lambert, 1958)

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Scriptaphyosemion geryi
[Gérys killi]



Africa
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Scriptaphyosemion guignardi (Romand, 1981)

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Scriptaphyosemion guignardi
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Max. Length 6 cm TL

 
Scriptaphyosemion liberiense
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Max. Length 4.5 cm TL

 
Scriptaphyosemion nigrifluvi
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Africa
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Scriptaphyosemion roloffi (Roloff, 1936)

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Scriptaphyosemion roloffi
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Africa
Max. Length 4.5 cm TL
Scriptaphyosemion schmitti (Romand, 1979)

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Scriptaphyosemion schmitti
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Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Scriptaphyosemion wieseae
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14 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Scriptaphyosemion banforense Africa 4 SL 1982
Scriptaphyosemion bertholdi Berthold's killi Africa 4.5 SL 1965
Scriptaphyosemion brueningi Bruening's killi Africa 6 TL 1971
Scriptaphyosemion cauveti Kindia killi Africa 5 TL 1995
Scriptaphyosemion chaytori Africa 4.8 SL 1971
Scriptaphyosemion etzeli Africa 4.5 TL 1979
Scriptaphyosemion fredrodi Africa 4.3 SL 1980
Scriptaphyosemion geryi Gérys killi Africa 5 TL 1958
Scriptaphyosemion guignardi Africa 6 TL 1981
Scriptaphyosemion liberiense Africa 6 TL 1908
Scriptaphyosemion nigrifluvi Africa 4.5 TL 1982
Scriptaphyosemion roloffi Africa 5 TL 1936
Scriptaphyosemion schmitti Africa 4.5 TL 1979
Scriptaphyosemion wieseae Africa 4.1 SL 2012



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