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Scientific Name:

Geophagus Brasiliensis

Common Name:

Pearlscale Eartheater

Locality:


Adult Size:

11 inches

Sexing:

Males will have steeper profile and will be more heavily spangled.

Distribution:

Coastal drainages of eastern and southern Brazil and Uruguay.

pH:

5-8

Feeding:


Breeding:


Tank Mate(s):

Fairly aggressive, especially when feeding, compared to other geophagus species. This aggression may get it into trouble when housed with Central American cichlids.

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