Lobochilotes labiatus

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Lobochilotes labiatus
Limnotilapia dardenni (top), Lobochilotes labiatus (bottom) - Royal Museum for Central Africa - DSC06856.JPG
Lobochilotes labiatus (bottom)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae
Subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Tribe: Tropheini
Genus: Lobochilotes
Boulenger, 1915
Species: L. labiatus
Binomial name
Lobochilotes labiatus
(Boulenger, 1898)

Lobochilotes labiatus is a species of fish endemic to Lake Tanganyika. This species can reach a length of 36.8 cm (14.5 in), and can be found in the aquarium trade. It is currently the only known species in its genus.[2]

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  1. ^ Ntakimazi, G. 2006. Lobochilotes labiatus. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. www.iucnredlist.org. Downloaded on 23 April 2013.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Lobochilotes labiatus" in FishBase. February 2013 version.