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Down arrow Summary of Asterophysus
Pronounced Ass TERR oh fye suss
Etymology Asterophysus: From the Greek aster, meaning star and physa, meaning bellows; in reference to the blind viliform processes around the periphery of the swimbladder characteristic of this genus.
Size Smallest 250mm, largest 250mm, average 250mm, most commonly 250mm. All SL.
Species There are 1 "species" in the database
Keepers 1 species (100%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Down arrow Most Kept Species
1. Asterophysus batrachus (100%)
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Down arrow Distribution of selected Asterophysus species

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