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Scientific Name Chromidotilapia guntheri  (Sauvage, 1882)
Common Name Guenthers Prachtbuntbarsch (Germany)
Type Locality Cania River, Assinie, Ivory Coast.
Etymology Chromidotilapia: Greek, chromis = a fish, perhaps a perch + Bechuana, African native thiape = fish. 
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Size 160mm or 6.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Africa: Sierra Leone to Lower Cameroon and Benito River, in forest and northern adjoining savannah. Also known from the Niger and the Bénoué River and the Sine-Saloum Estuary in Senegal.
African Waters, Cameroon waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
African Waters, Nigeria Waters, Niger (click on these areas to find other species found there)
African Waters, Nigeria Waters, Niger, Bénoué (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Least Concern, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2019.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France v. 7 (no. 5), pp 317 [5], Pl. 5 (fig. 1).
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Last Update 2024 Apr 02 09:14 (species record created: 2013 Sep 06 15:36)