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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Geophaginae
Genus: Satanoperca

(See list of species below)



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8 species (see list below)

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Photo by IBAMA

South America
Max. Length 17 cm SL
Satanoperca acuticeps (Heckel, 1840)

Photo by IBAMA
 
Satanoperca acuticeps
[Sharphead eartheater]

Photo by Bednarczuk, R

South America
Max. Length 17 cm SL
Satanoperca daemon (Heckel, 1840)

Photo by Bednarczuk, R
 
Satanoperca daemon
[Threespot eartheater]

Photo by Irtz, P.

South America
Max. Length 18.5 cm SL
Satanoperca jurupari (Heckel, 1840)

Photo by Irtz, P.
 
Satanoperca jurupari
[Demon eartheater]

Photo by Bednarczuk, R

South America
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Satanoperca leucosticta (Müller & Troschel, 1849)

Photo by Bednarczuk, R
 
Satanoperca leucosticta
[]

Photo by Santos et al, 2006

South America
Max. Length 25.5 cm SL
Satanoperca lilith Kullander & Ferreira, 1988

Photo by Santos et al, 2006
 
Satanoperca lilith
[]

Photo by Mikolji, I.

South America
Max. Length 14 cm SL
Satanoperca mapiritensis (Fernández-Yépez, 1950)

Photo by Mikolji, I.
 
Satanoperca mapiritensis
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 27.5 cm TL
Satanoperca pappaterra (Heckel, 1840)

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Satanoperca pappaterra
[Pantanal eartheater]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 14.1 cm SL

 
Satanoperca rhynchitis
[]
8 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Satanoperca
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1840 Satanoperca acuticeps Sharphead eartheater South America 17 SL
1840 Satanoperca daemon Threespot eartheater South America 17 SL
1840 Satanoperca jurupari Demon eartheater South America 18.5 SL
1849 Satanoperca leucosticta South America 15 SL
1988 Satanoperca lilith South America 25.5 SL
1950 Satanoperca mapiritensis South America 14 SL
1840 Satanoperca pappaterra Pantanal eartheater South America 27.5 TL
2012 Satanoperca rhynchitis South America 14.1 SL



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