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Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Astronotinae


(See list of species below)



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6 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
[]

Photo by Schüür, G.

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

Photo by Schüür, G.
 
Astronotus ocellatus
[Oscar]

Photo by Gartner, D.-P.

South America
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Chaetobranchopsis australis Eigenmann & Ward, 1907

Photo by Gartner, D.-P.
 
Chaetobranchopsis australis
[]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Chaetobranchopsis orbicularis (Steindachner, 1875)

Photo by DATZ
 
Chaetobranchopsis orbicularis
[]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Chaetobranchus flavescens Heckel, 1840

Photo by DATZ
 
Chaetobranchus flavescens
[]

Photo by Santos et al, 2006

South America
Max. Length 23 cm SL
Chaetobranchus semifasciatus Steindachner, 1875

Photo by Santos et al, 2006
 
Chaetobranchus semifasciatus
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6 Species of Family Cichlidae
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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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
1907 Chaetobranchopsis australis South America 12 SL
1875 Chaetobranchopsis orbicularis South America 12 SL
1840 Chaetobranchus flavescens South America 26 TL
1875 Chaetobranchus semifasciatus South America 23 SL



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