Monday,23 July 2018, 9 : 19 AM

Cichlid Sub Family: Ptychochrominae

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Katria katria
Image Credit: Juan Migel Artigas

Introduction



Ptychochrominae is a subfamily in the cichlid family of fishes.
These are restricted to lakes and rivers in Madagascar, and the majority are threatened.
Most cichlid genera native to Madagascar are included in this subfamily; the only exceptions are Paretroplus (subfamily Etroplinae) and Paratilapia.




Genera

The subfamily includes following Genera: