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Ptychochromis oligacanthus
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Information
Range Antsiranana Province in Madagascar.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Cichlidae
Genus Ptychochromis
Species Ptychochromis oligacanthus
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

Ptychochromis oligacanthus is a species of cichlid in the Cichlidae family. It is endemic in freshwater habitats in the western part of the Antsiranana Province in Madagascar. The population on the island of Nosy Be appears to be stable, but the mainland populations are threatened by habitat loss. It reaches a length of 25 centimetres (9.8 in) TL.

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