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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Retroculinae
Genus: Retroculus

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3 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 20.3 cm SL
Retroculus lapidifer (Castelnau, 1855)

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Retroculus lapidifer
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South America
Max. Length 19 cm SL

 
Retroculus septentrionalis
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South America
Max. Length 14.4 cm SL
Retroculus xinguensis Gosse, 1971

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Retroculus xinguensis
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3 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Retroculus
(Cichlids)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1855 Retroculus lapidifer South America 20.3 SL
1971 Retroculus septentrionalis South America 19 SL
1971 Retroculus xinguensis South America 14.4 SL



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