Anomalochromis

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Anomalochromis
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae
Genus: Anomalochromis
Greenwood, 1985
Species: A. thomasi
Binomial name
Anomalochromis thomasi
(Boulenger, 1916)

Anomalochromis is a genus of fish in the family Cichlidae, containing the single species Anomalochromis thomasi. It is a small cichlid growing to a length of 6–8 centimetres (2.4–3.1 in). The natural habitat of A. thomasi is Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea, mainly in smaller streams. The fish are typically found in slightly acidic, oxygen rich water with other west African cichlid genera such as Hemichromis and Pelvicachromis.

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