Gobiocichla is a small genus of rheophilic cichlids native to the Cross (Manyu) and Niger Rivers in Africa.

Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cichliformes
Family: Cichlidae
Tribe: Gobiocichlini
Genus: Gobiocichla
Kanazawa, 1951
Type species
Gobiocichla wonderi
Kanazawa, 1951


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


  • "Gobiocichla". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 6 June 2006. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  • http://www.cichlid-forum.com/articles/gobio_wonderi_pt1.php
  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). Species of Gobiocichla in FishBase. February 2013 version.