|Summary of Megalechis|
|Pronounced||MEG ah LEK iss|
|Etymology||Megalechis: From the Greek megas, meaning large and lekis, meaning plate; in allusion to the extreme development of the coracoid bones on the breast of fully developed males.|
|Size||Smallest 155mm, largest 170mm, average 162mm, most commonly 155mm. All SL.|
|Species||There are 2 "species" in the database|
|Keepers||2 species (100%) are being kept by registered keepers|
|New spp. / time||
|Most Kept Species|
|1.||Megalechis thoracata (90.78%)|
|2.||Megalechis picta (9.22%)|
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