Apistogramma amoena (Cope, 1872)
Pleasant cichlid
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Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Geophaginae
Max. size:  6.3 cm TL (male/unsexed); 6 cm (female)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  South America: Rio Amazonas basin in Peru (Río Ampiyacu).
Biology:  Eggs are deposited on the ceiling of caves and are tendered by the female parent (Ref. 7020).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 20.06.94
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 30.04.09
Checked by: Kullander, Sven O. - 21.03.01

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