Satanoperca daemon (Heckel, 1840)
Threespot eartheater
Satanoperca daemon
photo by Bednarczuk, R

Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Geophaginae
Max. size:  17 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater; pH range: 6; dH range: 5 - 10
Distribution:  South America: Amazon River basin, in the upper Negro River in Brazil and Venezuela; Orinoco River basin in Colombia and Venezuela.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Max. length 30 cm TL (Ref. 2060).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 12.08.94
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 27.01.14
Checked by: Kullander, Sven O. - 15.02.01

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