Serranochromis longimanus (Boulenger, 1911)
Longfin largemouth
Serranochromis longimanus
photo by Musschoot, T.

 Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Pseudocrenilabrinae
 Max. size:  30 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal
 Distribution:  Africa: Okavango River and upper Zambezi River.
 Biology:  Very common, occurs in permanent floodplain lagoons and backwaters. Active at night, preying on small fish and insects such as dragonfly nymphs (Ref. 7248).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Teugels, Guy - 16.12.92
 Modified by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 09.09.94
 Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 17.08.94

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