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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Cichlasomatinae
Genus: Aequidens

(See list of species below)



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17 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 10.2 cm SL
Aequidens chimantanus Inger, 1956

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Aequidens chimantanus
[]

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South America
Max. Length 11.8 cm SL
Aequidens diadema (Heckel, 1840)

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Aequidens diadema
[]

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South America
Max. Length 11.3 cm SL
Aequidens epae Kullander, 1995

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Aequidens epae
[]

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South America
Max. Length 12.8 cm SL
Aequidens gerciliae Kullander, 1995

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Aequidens gerciliae
[]

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South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Aequidens hoehnei (Miranda Ribeiro, 1918)

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Aequidens hoehnei
[]
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South America
Max. Length 13.4 cm SL

 
Aequidens mauesanus
[]

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South America
Max. Length 12.5 cm SL
Aequidens metae Eigenmann, 1922

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Aequidens metae
[Yellow acara]

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South America
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Aequidens michaeli Kullander, 1995

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Aequidens michaeli
[]

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South America
Max. Length 14.3 cm SL
Aequidens pallidus (Heckel, 1840)

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Aequidens pallidus
[Doublespot acara]

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South America
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL
Aequidens paloemeuensis Kullander & Nijssen, 1989

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Aequidens paloemeuensis
[]

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South America
Max. Length 11.6 cm SL
Aequidens patricki Kullander, 1984

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Aequidens patricki
[]

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South America
Max. Length 10.3 cm SL
Aequidens plagiozonatus Kullander, 1984

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Aequidens plagiozonatus
[]
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South America
Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Aequidens potaroensis
[]

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South America
Max. Length 9.7 cm SL
Aequidens rondoni (Miranda Ribeiro, 1918)

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Aequidens rondoni
[]

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South America
Max. Length 16.2 cm SL
Aequidens tetramerus (Heckel, 1840)

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Aequidens tetramerus
[Saddle cichlid]

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South America
Max. Length 11.6 cm SL
Aequidens tubicen Kullander & Ferreira, 1991

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Aequidens tubicen
[]

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South America
Max. Length 16.5 cm SL
Aequidens viridis (Heckel, 1840)

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Aequidens viridis
[]
17 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Aequidens
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1956 Aequidens chimantanus South America 10.2 SL
1840 Aequidens diadema South America 11.8 SL
1995 Aequidens epae South America 11.3 SL
1995 Aequidens gerciliae South America 12.8 SL
1918 Aequidens hoehnei South America 5.6 SL
1997 Aequidens mauesanus South America 13.4 SL
1922 Aequidens metae Yellow acara South America 12.5 SL
1995 Aequidens michaeli South America 20 TL
1840 Aequidens pallidus Doublespot acara South America 14.3 SL
1989 Aequidens paloemeuensis South America 9.5 SL
1984 Aequidens patricki South America 11.6 SL
1984 Aequidens plagiozonatus South America 10.3 SL
1912 Aequidens potaroensis South America 10 SL
1918 Aequidens rondoni South America 9.7 SL
1840 Aequidens tetramerus Saddle cichlid South America 16.2 SL
1991 Aequidens tubicen South America 11.6 SL
1840 Aequidens viridis South America 16.5 SL



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