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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Cichlinae
Genus: Mikrogeophagus

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2 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Mikrogeophagus altispinosus (Haseman, 1911)

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Mikrogeophagus altispinosus
[]

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South America
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL
Mikrogeophagus ramirezi (Myers & Harry, 1948)

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Mikrogeophagus ramirezi
[Ram cichlid]
2 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Mikrogeophagus
(Cichlids)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1911 Mikrogeophagus altispinosus South America 5.6 SL
1948 Mikrogeophagus ramirezi Ram cichlid South America 3.4 SL



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