Freshwater Fish Species in Lake Tanganyika [East central Africa]

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Fish Species in Lake Tanganyika

About 20 million years old. About 241 endemic fishes (Ref. 30553). About 23,000 km3 volume of water.


[No. of Species listed in Fishbase.org=298]
Species Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic level Status
Acapoeta tanganicae Cyprinidae benthopelagic 61 TL 2.0 endemic
Aethiomastacembelus cunningtoni Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 58 TL 3.1 endemic
Aethiomastacembelus ellipsifer Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 45 TL 3.9 endemic
Aethiomastacembelus flavidus Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 27 TL 3.3 endemic
Aethiomastacembelus platysoma Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 20 TL 3.4 endemic
Alestes macrophthalmus Alestiidae pelagic 74 TL 3.0 native
Alestes rhodopleura Alestiidae pelagic 37 TL 3.0 endemic
Altolamprologus calvus Cichlidae benthopelagic 14 TL 3.3 endemic
Altolamprologus compressiceps Cichlidae benthopelagic 13 TL 3.6 endemic
Amphilius kivuensis Amphiliidae demersal 11 TL 3.0 native
Aplocheilichthys pumilus Poeciliidae benthopelagic 6 TL 3.2 native
Asprotilapia leptura Cichlidae benthopelagic 11 TL 2.0 endemic
Astatoreochromis straeleni Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 native
Astatoreochromis vanderhorsti Cichlidae benthopelagic 16 TL 3.4 native
Auchenoglanis occidentalis Bagridae demersal 86 TL 2.9 native
Aulonocranus dewindti Cichlidae pelagic 14 TL 3.3 native
Bagrus docmak Bagridae benthopelagic 135 TL 3.3 native
Baileychromis centropomoides Cichlidae pelagic 17 TL 3.4 endemic
Barbus altianalis altianalis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 90 TL 3.4 native
Barbus apleurogramma Cyprinidae benthopelagic 7 TL 2.9 native
Barbus caudovittatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 80 TL 3.2 native
Barbus eutaenia Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18 TL 3.2 native
Barbus kerstenii kerstenii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.0 native
Barbus lineomaculatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.0 native
Barbus lufukiensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.0 native
Barbus neumayeri Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 native
Barbus oligogrammus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.0 native
Barbus pellegrini Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 native
Barbus platyrhinus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 49 TL 3.3 native
Barbus taeniopleura Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.0 native
Barbus tropidolepis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 104 TL 3.1 endemic
Barbus urostigma Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.0 native
Bathybagrus tetranema Bagridae demersal 21 TL 3.4 native
Bathybates fasciatus Cichlidae pelagic 40 TL 4.5 endemic
Bathybates ferox Cichlidae pelagic 39 TL 4.5 endemic
Bathybates graueri Cichlidae pelagic 30 TL 4.5 endemic
Bathybates hornii Cichlidae pelagic 28 TL 4.5 endemic
Bathybates leo Cichlidae pelagic 26 TL 4.5 endemic
Bathybates minor Cichlidae pelagic 21 TL 4.5 endemic
Bathybates vittatus Cichlidae pelagic 42 TL 4.5 endemic
Benthochromis melanoides Cichlidae pelagic 19 TL 3.5 endemic
Benthochromis tricoti Cichlidae benthopelagic 17 TL 3.5 endemic
Boulengerochromis microlepis Cichlidae pelagic 65 TL   endemic
Brienomyrus longianalis Mormyridae benthopelagic 20 TL 3.0 native
Brycinus imberi Alestiidae demersal 20 TL 3.3 native
Bryconaethiops boulengeri Alestiidae pelagic 25 TL 3.0 native
Caecomastacembelus albomaculatus Mastacembelidae demersal 22 TL 3.3 endemic
Caecomastacembelus frenatus Mastacembelidae demersal 49 TL 3.9 native
Caecomastacembelus micropectus Mastacembelidae demersal 19 TL 3.4 endemic
Caecomastacembelus moorii Mastacembelidae demersal 44 TL 3.5 endemic
Caecomastacembelus ophidium Mastacembelidae demersal 33 TL 3.8 endemic
Caecomastacembelus plagiostomus Mastacembelidae demersal 37 TL 3.8 endemic
Caecomastacembelus tanganicae Mastacembelidae demersal 24 TL 3.2 endemic
Caecomastacembelus zebratus Mastacembelidae demersal 24 TL 3.2 endemic
Callochromis macrops Cichlidae benthopelagic 14 TL 3.0 endemic
Callochromis melanostigma Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.5 endemic
Callochromis pleurospilus Cichlidae benthopelagic 10 TL 3.5 endemic
Callochromis stappersii Cichlidae benthopelagic 10 TL 3.0 endemic
Cardiopharynx schoutedeni Cichlidae pelagic 15 TL 3.4 endemic
Chalinochromis brichardi Cichlidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.5 endemic
Chalinochromis popelini Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.5 endemic
Chelaethiops congicus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11 TL 2.9 native
Chelaethiops minutus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14 TL 2.9 endemic
Chiloglanis lukugae Mochokidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.0 native
Chiloglanis pojeri Mochokidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.2 native
Chrysichthys brachynema Bagridae demersal 77 TL 3.9 native
Chrysichthys grandis Bagridae demersal 63 TL 4.5 native
Chrysichthys graueri Bagridae demersal 36 TL 4.3 native
Chrysichthys platycephalus Bagridae demersal 22 TL 3.2 native
Chrysichthys sianenna Bagridae demersal 29 TL 3.7 native
Chrysichthys stappersii Bagridae demersal 55 TL 3.3 native
Citharinus gibbosus Citharinidae pelagic 61 TL   native
Clariallabes mutsindoziensis Clariidae demersal 15 TL 3.2 native
Clarias alluaudi Clariidae demersal 43 TL 3.2 native
Clarias dhonti Clariidae demersal 19 TL 3.0 native
Clarias liocephalus Clariidae demersal 32 TL 3.3 native
Clarias theodorae Clariidae demersal 35 TL 4.4 native
Clarias werneri Clariidae demersal 29 TL 3.2 native
Ctenopoma muriei muriei Anabantidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.0 native
Cunningtonia longiventralis Cichlidae benthopelagic 14 TL 3.3 endemic
Cyathopharynx furcifer Cichlidae benthopelagic 21 TL 3.5 endemic
Cyphotilapia frontosa Cichlidae benthopelagic 33 TL 2.9 endemic
Cyprichromis leptosoma Cichlidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.5 endemic
Cyprichromis microlepidotus Cichlidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.5 endemic
Cyprichromis zonatus Cichlidae demersal 9 TL   native
Dinotopterus cunningtoni Clariidae demersal 214 TL 4.0 native
Distichodus fasciolatus Citharinidae pelagic 60 TL 2.5 native
Distichodus sexfasciatus Citharinidae pelagic 93 TL 2.5 native
Ectodus descampsii Cichlidae benthopelagic 11 TL 2.5 endemic
Enantiopus albini Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.0 native
Enantiopus melanogenys Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 endemic
Eretmodus cyanostictus Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 2.1 endemic
Gnathochromis permaxillaris Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.3 endemic
Gnathochromis pfefferi Cichlidae benthopelagic 14 TL 3.6 native
Gnathonemus longibarbis Mormyridae demersal 44 TL 3.1 native
Grammatotria lemairii Cichlidae benthopelagic 26 TL 2.7 native
Greenwoodochromis christyi Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 endemic
Haplochromis benthicola Cichlidae benthopelagic 22 TL 3.1 native
Haplochromis burtoni Cichlidae benthopelagic 19 TL 3.1 native
Haplochromis horei Cichlidae benthopelagic 25 TL 4.7 native
Haplochromis stappersii Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 native
Haplotaxodon microlepis Cichlidae pelagic 26 TL 3.4 endemic
Hemibates stenosoma Cichlidae pelagic 30 TL 3.7 endemic
Heterobranchus longifilis Clariidae demersal 183 TL 3.7 native
Hippopotamyrus discorhynchus Mormyridae demersal 38 TL 3.2 native
Hydrocynus forskalii Alestiidae pelagic 96 TL 4.0 native
Hydrocynus goliath Alestiidae pelagic 148 TL 3.8 native
Hydrocynus vittatus Alestiidae demersal 117 TL 4.5 native
Julidochromis dickfeldi Cichlidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.5 endemic
Julidochromis marlieri Cichlidae benthopelagic 13 TL 3.0 endemic
Julidochromis ornatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.5 endemic
Julidochromis regani Cichlidae benthopelagic 13 TL 3.0 endemic
Julidochromis transcriptus Cichlidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.5 endemic
Kneria rukwaensis Kneriidae demersal 8 TL   native
Kneria wittei Kneriidae benthopelagic 11 TL   native
Labeo congoro Cyprinidae benthopelagic 51 TL 2.4 native
Labeo degeni Cyprinidae benthopelagic 83 TL 2.5 native
Labeo fuelleborni Cyprinidae benthopelagic 43 TL 2.4 native
Labeo kibimbi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 58 TL 2.7 native
Labeo lineatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 78 TL 2.5 native
Labeo longipinnis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 32 TL 2.8 native
Labeo weeksii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 29 TL 2.5 native
Lamprichthys tanganicanus Poeciliidae benthopelagic 19 TL 2.9 endemic
Lamprologus callipterus Cichlidae benthopelagic 13 TL 3.5 endemic
Lamprologus finalimus Cichlidae benthopelagic 5 TL 3.1 endemic
Lamprologus kungweensis Cichlidae benthopelagic 8 TL 3.0 endemic
Lamprologus laparogramma Cichlidae benthopelagic 5 TL 3.0 native
Lamprologus lemairii Cichlidae benthopelagic 25 TL 4.0 endemic
Lamprologus meleagris Cichlidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.0 native
Lamprologus ocellatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 6 TL 3.5 endemic
Lamprologus ornatipinnis Cichlidae benthopelagic 8 TL 3.1 endemic
Lamprologus signatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 6 TL 3.6 endemic
Lamprologus speciosus Cichlidae benthopelagic 5 TL 3.0 native
Lates angustifrons Centropomidae demersal 244 TL 4.5 native
Lates mariae Centropomidae demersal 80 TL 3.0 native
Lates microlepis Centropomidae pelagic 93 TL 3.9 native
Lates stappersii Centropomidae demersal 55 TL 4.5 native
Lepidiolamprologus attenuatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 endemic
Lepidiolamprologus cunningtoni Cichlidae benthopelagic 30 TL 3.0 endemic
Lepidiolamprologus elongatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 33 TL 3.3 endemic
Lepidiolamprologus kendalli Cichlidae benthopelagic 16 TL 3.4 endemic
Lepidiolamprologus nkambae Cichlidae benthopelagic 14 TL 3.3 endemic
Lepidiolamprologus profundicola Cichlidae benthopelagic 31 TL 4.3 endemic
Leptoglanis brevis Amphiliidae demersal 5 TL 3.0 native
Lestradea perspicax Cichlidae benthopelagic 14 TL 3.0 endemic
Lestradea stappersii Cichlidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.2 endemic
Limnochromis abeelei Cichlidae demersal 24 TL 3.0 endemic
Limnochromis auritus Cichlidae demersal 13 TL 3.2 endemic
Limnochromis staneri Cichlidae demersal 19 TL 3.0 endemic
Limnothrissa miodon Clupeidae pelagic 21 TL 3.0 native
Limnotilapia dardennii Cichlidae demersal 26 TL 3.1 endemic
Lobochilotes labiatus Cichlidae demersal 37 TL 3.3 endemic
Lophiobagrus aquilus Bagridae demersal 8 TL 3.3 native
Lophiobagrus asperispinis Bagridae demersal 4 TL 2.8 native
Lophiobagrus brevispinis Bagridae demersal 6 TL 3.0 native
Lophiobagrus cyclurus Bagridae demersal 10 TL 3.3 native
Malapterurus electricus Malapteruridae benthopelagic 149 TL 4.5 native
Malapterurus tanganyikaensis Malapteruridae benthopelagic 60 TL 3.0 native
Micralestes stormsi Alestiidae pelagic 13 TL 2.9 native
Micralestes vittatus Alestiidae pelagic 11 TL 3.0 endemic
Microdontochromis rotundiventralis Cichlidae demersal 7 TL 3.4 native
Microdontochromis tenuidentatus Cichlidae demersal 8 TL 3.1 endemic
Mormyrops anguilloides Mormyridae demersal 150 TL 4.0 native
Mormyrus longirostris Mormyridae demersal 92 TL 3.3 native
Neolamprologus bifasciatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 10 TL 3.1 native
Neolamprologus boulengeri Cichlidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.2 endemic
Neolamprologus brevis Cichlidae benthopelagic 6 TL 2.7 endemic
Neolamprologus brichardi Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.4 endemic
Neolamprologus buescheri Cichlidae benthopelagic 8 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus caudopunctatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.4 endemic
Neolamprologus christyi Cichlidae benthopelagic 14 TL 3.3 endemic
Neolamprologus crassus Cichlidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus cylindricus Cichlidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.5 endemic
Neolamprologus falcicula Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus fasciatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.6 endemic
Neolamprologus furcifer Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.3 endemic
Neolamprologus gracilis Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.4 endemic
Neolamprologus hecqui Cichlidae benthopelagic 8 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus leleupi Cichlidae benthopelagic 10 TL 3.5 endemic
Neolamprologus longicaudatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.1 native
Neolamprologus marunguensis Cichlidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.2 endemic
Neolamprologus meeli Cichlidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus modestus Cichlidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.5 endemic
Neolamprologus mondabu Cichlidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.2 endemic
Neolamprologus moorii Cichlidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus multifasciatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 4 TL 2.7 endemic
Neolamprologus mustax Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.5 endemic
Neolamprologus niger Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.6 endemic
Neolamprologus nigriventris Cichlidae benthopelagic 10 TL 3.1 native
Neolamprologus obscurus Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus pectoralis Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.4 native
Neolamprologus petricola Cichlidae benthopelagic 14 TL 3.2 endemic
Neolamprologus pleuromaculatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.1 native
Neolamprologus prochilus Cichlidae benthopelagic 17 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus pulcher Cichlidae benthopelagic 8 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus savoryi Cichlidae benthopelagic 8 TL 3.5 endemic
Neolamprologus schreyeni Cichlidae benthopelagic 5 TL 3.0 endemic
Neolamprologus sexfasciatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus similis Cichlidae benthopelagic 5 TL 2.8 native
Neolamprologus splendens Cichlidae benthopelagic 8 TL 3.1 endemic
Neolamprologus tetracanthus Cichlidae benthopelagic 20 TL 3.8 endemic
Neolamprologus toae Cichlidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.6 endemic
Neolamprologus tretocephalus Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.2 endemic
Neolamprologus ventralis Cichlidae benthopelagic 8 TL 3.1 native
Neolamprologus wauthioni Cichlidae benthopelagic 6 TL 3.4 endemic
Ophthalmotilapia boops Cichlidae demersal 15 TL 2.7 native
Ophthalmotilapia heterodonta Cichlidae demersal 15 TL 3.3 native
Ophthalmotilapia nasuta Cichlidae demersal 20 TL 2.1 native
Ophthalmotilapia ventralis Cichlidae demersal 15 TL 2.2 native
Opsaridium splendens Cyprinidae demersal 19 TL 3.0 native
Oreochromis niloticus eduardianus Cichlidae benthopelagic 49 TL 2.9 native
Oreochromis niloticus niloticus Cichlidae benthopelagic 74 TL 2.0 native
Oreochromis tanganicae Cichlidae benthopelagic 52 TL 2.0 native
Orthochromis kasuluensis Cichlidae benthopelagic 10 TL 2.0 native
Paracyprichromis brieni Cichlidae pelagic 11 TL 3.4 native
Paracyprichromis nigripinnis Cichlidae pelagic 11 TL 3.4 native
Perissodus eccentricus Cichlidae pelagic 21 TL 3.0 endemic
Perissodus microlepis Cichlidae demersal 11 TL 2.5 endemic
Petrochromis famula Cichlidae demersal 16 TL 2.0 endemic
Petrochromis fasciolatus Cichlidae demersal 15 TL 2.0 endemic
Petrochromis macrognathus Cichlidae demersal 20 TL 2.0 endemic
Petrochromis orthognathus Cichlidae demersal 17 TL 2.0 endemic
Petrochromis polyodon Cichlidae demersal 21 TL 2.0 endemic
Petrochromis trewavasae ephiphium Cichlidae demersal 18 TL 2.0 endemic
Petrochromis trewavasae trewavasae Cichlidae demersal 18 TL 2.1 endemic
Phyllonemus filinemus Bagridae demersal 9 TL 4.0 native
Phyllonemus typus Bagridae demersal 9 TL 4.0 endemic
Plecodus elaviae Cichlidae demersal 32 TL 4.5 endemic
Plecodus multidentatus Cichlidae demersal 12 TL 4.5 endemic
Plecodus paradoxus Cichlidae demersal 30 TL 4.5 endemic
Plecodus straeleni Cichlidae demersal 16 TL 4.5 endemic
Pollimyrus nigricans Mormyridae demersal 13 TL 3.2 native
Polypterus endlicheri congicus Polypteridae demersal 75 TL 4.5 native
Polypterus ornatipinnis Polypteridae demersal 60 TL 3.5 native
Protopterus aethiopicus aethiopicus Protopteridae demersal 200 TL 3.2 native
Pseudosimochromis curvifrons Cichlidae benthopelagic 14 TL 2.0 endemic
Raiamas moorii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 22 TL 3.0 native
Raiamas salmolucius Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18 TL 3.0 native
Reganochromis calliurus Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.6 endemic
Simochromis babaulti Cichlidae demersal 11 TL   endemic
Simochromis diagramma Cichlidae benthopelagic 20 TL 2.0 endemic
Simochromis loocki Cichlidae demersal 11 TL 2.0 endemic
Simochromis margaretae Cichlidae demersal 10 TL 2.0 endemic
Simochromis marginatus Cichlidae demersal 10 TL 2.0 endemic
Simochromis pleurospilus Cichlidae demersal 12 TL 3.0 endemic
Spathodus erythrodon Cichlidae demersal 9 TL 3.2 endemic
Spathodus marlieri Cichlidae benthopelagic 10 TL 3.0 endemic
Stolothrissa tanganicae Clupeidae pelagic 13 TL 2.7 endemic
Synodontis dhonti Mochokidae benthopelagic 40 TL 3.0 native
Synodontis granulosus Mochokidae benthopelagic 27 TL 3.0 native
Synodontis multipunctatus Mochokidae benthopelagic 28 TL 3.4 native
Synodontis nigromaculatus Mochokidae benthopelagic 39 TL 3.1 native
Synodontis petricola Mochokidae benthopelagic 11 TL 2.9 native
Synodontis polli Mochokidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 native
Synodontis tanganyicae Mochokidae benthopelagic 56 TL 2.9 endemic
Tangachromis dhanisi Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.0 endemic
Tanganicodus irsacae Cichlidae demersal 7 TL 2.0 endemic
Tanganikallabes mortiauxi Clariidae demersal 33 TL 3.2 native
Telmatochromis bifrenatus Cichlidae demersal 9 TL 2.0 endemic
Telmatochromis burgeoni Cichlidae demersal 7 TL 3.5 endemic
Telmatochromis dhonti Cichlidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.5 endemic
Telmatochromis temporalis Cichlidae demersal 11 TL 2.2 endemic
Telmatochromis vittatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 2.5 endemic
Telotrematocara macrostoma Cichlidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.0 endemic
Tetraodon mbu Tetraodontidae demersal 67 TL 3.3 native
Tilapia rendalli Cichlidae benthopelagic 45 TL 2.2 native
Trematocara caparti Cichlidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.0 endemic
Trematocara kufferathi Cichlidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.2 endemic
Trematocara marginatum Cichlidae benthopelagic 10 TL 3.0 endemic
Trematocara nigrifrons Cichlidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.0 endemic
Trematocara stigmaticum Cichlidae benthopelagic 8 TL 3.0 endemic
Trematocara unimaculatum Cichlidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.0 endemic
Trematocara variabile Cichlidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.0 endemic
Trematocara zebra Cichlidae demersal 9 TL 3.1 native
Trematochromis schreyeni Cichlidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.4 endemic
Triglachromis otostigma Cichlidae benthopelagic 12 TL 2.7 endemic
Tropheus annectens Cichlidae demersal 8 TL 3.1 endemic
Tropheus brichardi Cichlidae demersal 10 TL 3.0 endemic
Tropheus duboisi Cichlidae demersal 12 TL 3.2 endemic
Tropheus kasabae Cichlidae demersal 12 TL 3.2 endemic
Tropheus moorii Cichlidae demersal 15 TL 2.0 endemic
Tropheus polli Cichlidae demersal 17 TL 3.0 endemic
Tylochromis polylepis Cichlidae demersal 41 TL 3.0 native
Varicorhinus leleupanus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 27 TL 2.8 native
Varicorhinus platystomus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 21 TL 3.0 native
Xenochromis hecqui Cichlidae benthopelagic 30 TL 4.5 endemic
Xenotilapia bathyphila Cichlidae demersal 11 TL 3.3 endemic
Xenotilapia boulengeri Cichlidae demersal 16 TL 3.3 endemic
Xenotilapia burtoni Cichlidae demersal 18 TL 3.1 endemic
Xenotilapia caudafasciata Cichlidae demersal 16 TL 3.0 endemic
Xenotilapia flavipinnis Cichlidae demersal 10 TL 3.1 endemic
Xenotilapia longispinis Cichlidae demersal 17 TL 3.1 endemic
Xenotilapia nasus Cichlidae demersal 10 TL 3.1 native
Xenotilapia nigrolabiata Cichlidae demersal 13 TL 3.0 endemic
Xenotilapia ochrogenys Cichlidae demersal 11 TL 3.1 endemic
Xenotilapia ornatipinnis Cichlidae demersal 13 TL 3.0 endemic
Xenotilapia sima Cichlidae demersal 17 TL 3.1 endemic
Xenotilapia spiloptera Cichlidae demersal 10 TL 3.1 endemic
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