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

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2 species
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Africa
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Pharyngochromis acuticeps (Steindachner, 1866)

Photo by Photo by Gratwicke, B.
 
Pharyngochromis acuticeps
[Zambezi bream]



Africa
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Pharyngochromis darlingi (Boulenger, 1911)

Photo by Photo by Mertens, P.
 
Pharyngochromis darlingi
[Zambezi happy]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Pharyngochromis acuticeps Zambezi bream Africa 12 TL 1866
Pharyngochromis darlingi Zambezi happy Africa 22 TL 1911



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