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Synonyms for cichlid

freshwater fishes of tropical America and Africa and Asia similar to American sunfishes

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Nearly all other South American cichlids have a colour pattern consisting of vertical bars at some or all life stages, usually about eight.
The reproductive biology and growth of the Central American cichlid Cichlasoma urophthalmus (Gunther).
Though diverse, the group of some 600 South and Central American cichlid species is also little known.
Also, we have built a family tree of all South American cichlids, including the Mazarunia mazarunii we eventually collected.
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