Mikrogeophagus altispinosus (Haseman, 1911)
photo by DATZ

Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Cichlinae
Max. size:  5.6 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; pH range: 7; dH range: 10
Distribution:  South America: Amazon River basin, in the Guaporé River drainage in Brazil and Bolivia, and in the Mamoré River drainage in Bolivia.
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 06.12.95
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 12.10.12
Checked by: Kullander, Sven O. - 27.11.01

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