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

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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Zabawski, A.

Central America
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Archocentrus centrarchus (Gill, 1877)

Photo by Zabawski, A.
 
Archocentrus centrarchus
[Flier cichlid]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Central America
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Archocentrus multispinosus (Günther, 1867)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Archocentrus multispinosus
[Rainbow cichlid]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

Central America
Max. Length 11 cm SL
Archocentrus spinosissimus (Vaillant & Pellegrin, 1902)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Archocentrus spinosissimus
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3 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Archocentrus
(Cichlids)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1877 Archocentrus centrarchus Flier cichlid Central America 11 TL
1867 Archocentrus multispinosus Rainbow cichlid Central America 17 TL
1902 Archocentrus spinosissimus Central America 11 SL



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