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Profiles Tropical American Cichlids

America offers a vast range of tropical fish from the cichlid family. These fish vary from those in the Amazon river in South America to cichlids originating in north and central America.

Due to the vast popularity of Discus cichlids we have given them their own section even though they are technically an American Cichlid.

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ot2y2WvI-ss Common Name: Silver Angelfish, Silver Angel Scientific Name: Pterophyllum sp Average Adult Fish Size: 6 inches / 15.2 cm...

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmXTKB5x_lU Common Name: Platinum Angelfish, Platinum Angel Scientific Name: Pterophyllum sp Average Adult Fish Size: 6 inches / 15.2 cm...

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TPQ7TucaHnY Common name: Green Terror, Green Terror Cichlid, White Saum, Gold Saum Scientific name: Aequidens Rivulatus Average Adult Fish Size:...

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K5734ca4h90 Common Name: Severum, Red Spot Severum, Golden Red Spot Severum, Red Spot Scientific Name: Heros Efasciatus Average Adult Fish...