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The Tucunare lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater, pH range: 7.0 environment.

traveled on, or seen the Tucunare in the past - it was a veteran of many medical service trips, hosted many educational groups and researchers, and also was home to many of you who first came to the Amazon on an ecotour trip and who have remained in More

Venezuela and Colombia or tucunare in Brazil and Peru) are generally recognized, some fish biologists suggest that perhaps as many as 12 or more species might actually exist throughout South America. More

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Common names

Aboné in Creoles and Pidgins, English
Aboné in Djuka
Kounanni in Creole, French
Kounanni in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Kunan in Palicur
Malisamba in Carib
Malisamba in Galibi
Matawalé in Carib
Matawalé in Wayana
Satulakikla in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Toekoenari in Creoles and Pidgins, English
Toekoenari in Saramaccan
Toukounalé in Oyampi
Toukounalé in South American Indian (Other)
Toukounaré in Creole, French
Toukounaré in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Tucunare in English
Tucunare in Spanish (español)
Tucunaré açu in Portuguese (Português)
Tucunari in Spanish (español)
Tukunali in Creoles and Pidgins, English
Tukunali in Djuka
Vieja in Spanish (español)

Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Cichla
Species : Cichla monoculus
Authority : Spix & Agassiz, 1831