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Carlos Heinsohn - Cichla monoculus

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Peacock Bass - Cichla monoculus
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Called "popoca" or "botão" in Brazil, Cichla monoculus is widely distributed along the Amazon main stem and up to the mid-upper Rio Negro and tributaries. It is also found in coastal rivers. Typically attains up to 5 pounds but has been known to reach 10

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