Astronotus crassipinnis (Heckel, 1840)
photo by Font, F./Gavin-Häuser, F.G.

Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Astronotinae
Max. size:  24 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic
Distribution:  South America: Amazon River basin, in the Bolivian Amazon and Madre de Dios River drainage in Peru; Paraná River basin in the Paraguay drainage in Paraguay and Brazil.
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 13.12.96
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 18.07.13
Checked by: Kullander, Sven O. - 15.02.01

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