Geophagus crassilabris Steindachner, 1876
Panamanian eartheater
Geophagus crassilabris
photo by Brown, C.

 Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Geophaginae
 Max. size:  24 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  Central America: Pacific and Atlantic slopes of central and eastern Panama.
 Biology:  Prefers moderate to fast flowing water over a substrate of small stones, sand, rocks and leaf debris from the forest canopy (Ref. 7335).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 12.08.94
 Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 19.11.08
 Checked by: Kullander, Sven O. - 15.02.01

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