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Family Cichlidae Heckel 1840 (cichlid)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata

PaleoDB taxon number: 179616

Parent taxon: Cichliformes according to R. Betancur-R et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Gymnogeophagus, Palaeochromis, Priscacara, Proterocara, Pseudocrenilabrinae, Tilapiini, Tylochromis

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Type: Proterocara

Ecology: nektonic omnivore