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Vieja fenestrata

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Dr. Wayne S. Leibel

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Genus profile

Paretroplus

Paretroplus Bleeker, 1868 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

The closest relatives of the cichlids in the Asian genera Etroplus and Pseudetroplus.

Species profile

Microdontochromis rotundiventralis

Microdontochromis rotundiventralis Takahashi, 1997 — by Ad Konings

The smallest member of the Ectodini is usually encountered in huge shoals.

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Our catalog: species distributions maps

Our catalog: species distributions maps — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

For each one of the cichlid species profiles in the Cichlid Room Companion, we present a distribution map, with this map we aim to reflect the most updated information about the distribution of a given species, and so it is created by plotting dots on a calibrated map on the GPS points where the given species is found

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16-Sep-2021, Picture: Biotodoma cupido, Adult in aquarium, (Don Danko)
16-Sep-2021, Picture: Acarichthys heckelii, Adult in the aquarium, (Don Danko)
16-Sep-2021, Picture: Vieja fenestrata, Pair breeding in the aquarium, (Don Danko)
16-Sep-2021, Picture: Hoplarchus psittacus, Male in the aquarium, (Don Danko)
15-Sep-2021, Picture: Otopharynx tetrastigma, Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
15-Sep-2021, Picture: Otopharynx tetrastigma, Female in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
15-Sep-2021, Picture: Otopharynx tetrastigma, Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
15-Sep-2021, Picture: Otopharynx tetrastigma, Female in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)
15-Sep-2021, Picture: Otopharynx tetrastigma, Male in the aquarium, (Patrick Tawil)

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