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Down arrow Summary of Cetopsis
Pronounced see TOP siss
Etymology Cetopsis: From the Greek cetos, meaning whale, and -opsis, meaning likeness; in reference to the whale-like appearance.
Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Size Smallest 36mm, largest 265mm, average 122mm, most commonly 69mm. All SL.
Species There are 23 "species" in the database
Keepers 6 species (26%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
1750 1770 1790 1810 1830 1850 1870 1890 1910 1930 1950 1970 1990 2010 
 
Down arrow Most Kept Species
1. Cetopsis coecutiens (50%)
2. Cetopsis parma (16.67%)
3. Cetopsis candiru (11.11%)
4. Cetopsis fimbriata (11.11%)
5. Cetopsis orinoco (5.56%)
6. Cetopsis sandrae (5.56%)
 
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Down arrow Distribution of selected Cetopsis species
 

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