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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Astronotinae
Genus: Astronotus

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Font, F./Gavin-Häuser, F.G.

South America
Max. Length 24 cm SL
Astronotus crassipinnis (Heckel, 1840)

Photo by Font, F./Gavin-Häuser, F.G.
 
Astronotus crassipinnis
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Photo by Schüür, G.

South America
Max. Length 45.7 cm TL
Astronotus ocellatus (Agassiz, 1831)

Photo by Schüür, G.
 
Astronotus ocellatus
[Oscar]
2 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Astronotus
(Cichlids)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1840 Astronotus crassipinnis South America 24 SL
1831 Astronotus ocellatus Oscar South America 45.7 TL



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