Otopharynx

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Otopharynx
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O. tetraspilus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae
Subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
Tribe: Haplochromini
Genus: Otopharynx
Regan, 1920
Type species
Tilapia auromarginata
Boulenger, 1908

Otopharynx is a genus of haplochromine cichlids endemic to Lake Malawi in Eastern Africa.

Species[edit]

There are currently 14 recognized species in this genus:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). Species of Otopharynx in FishBase. April 2013 version.