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Uaru amphiacanthoides (waroo; Chocolate cichlid; Triangle cichlid; Uaru)

Synonyms: Acara imperialis; Pomotis fasciatus; Uaru obscurum
Language: Danish; Finnish; German; Mandarin Chinese; Portuguese; Swedish

Wikipedia Abstract

Uaru amphiacanthoides is a species of fish from the family Cichlidae native to South America also known as the Triangle cichlid U. amphiacanthoides is a popular aquarium fish among cichlid hobbyists.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Mamirauá Sustainable Development Reserve State Sustainable Development Reserve VI 3260792 Amazonas, Brazil  

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Gussevia elaphus <Unverified Name>[1]
Gussevia elephus <Unverified Name>[1]
Gussevia obtusa <Unverified Name>[1]
Sciadicleithrum iphthimum <Unverified Name>[1]
Sciadicleithrum tortrix <Unverified Name>[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Ecodrome CV
John Ball Zoological Garden
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Memphis Zoological Garden & Aquarium
Nashville Zoo at Grassmere
Nat'l Zoological Gardens of S. Africa
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Randers Regnskov
Riga Zoo
St. Paul's Como Zoo
Tallinn Zoo
Universeum Science Center

Distribution

Amazon; America, South - Inland waters; Brazil; Guyana; Negro; Neotropical; South America: Amazon River basin, along the Amazon-Solimões River drainage from the Japurá River to the Tapajós River, and in the middle and lower Negro River basin.;

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Citations

Species recognized by Group expert : Kullander, S., 2012-10-02, in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011