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Jump to next section 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.
Size Smallest 36mm, largest 265mm, average 116mm, most commonly 90mm. All SL.
Species There are 22 "species" in the database
Keepers 6 species (27%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Cetopsis coecutiens (53.33%)
2. Cetopsis parma (13.33%)
3. Cetopsis fimbriata (13.33%)
4. Cetopsis orinoco (6.67%)
5. Cetopsis sandrae (6.67%)
6. Cetopsis candiru (6.67%)

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Jump to next section Distribution of selected Cetopsis species


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