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

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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.

South America
Max. Length 26 cm SL
Caquetaia kraussii (Steindachner, 1878)

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.
 
Caquetaia kraussii
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 19 cm SL
Caquetaia myersi (Schultz, 1944)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Caquetaia myersi
[]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 16.5 cm SL
Caquetaia spectabilis (Steindachner, 1875)

Photo by AquaNet
 
Caquetaia spectabilis
[]

Photo by IGFA

South America
Max. Length 47.5 cm SL
Caquetaia umbrifera (Meek & Hildebrand, 1913)

Photo by IGFA
 
Caquetaia umbrifera
[Turquoise cichlid]
4 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Caquetaia
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1878 Caquetaia kraussii South America 26 SL
1944 Caquetaia myersi South America 19 SL
1875 Caquetaia spectabilis South America 16.5 SL
1913 Caquetaia umbrifera Turquoise cichlid South America 47.5 SL



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