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Water Colors Aquarium Gallery Podcast
Water Colors Aquarium Gallery Podcast
93. Geophagus: The Goldilocks for Some Fishkeepers
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In this episode, the Water Colors team discusses why Eartheaters, the fishes in the Subtribe Geophagina, are perfect aquarium inhabitants for many fishkeepers.

Addendums
– The information used in this episode to define the Tribe Geophagini is outdated. Newer data has expanded the Tribe to include multiple Subtribes and almost a dozen more genera than discussed in this episode. Most of the discussion in this podcast is limited to the Subtribe: Geophagina.
Acarichthys and Guianacara are included in the Subtribe Acarichthyina, which is included in the Tribe Geophagini.

Clades Mentioned in this Episode
– Family: Cichlidae
– Angelfishes (Pterophyllum spp.)
– Kribs (Pelvicachromis spp.)
– Peacock cichlids (Aulonocara spp.)
Apistogramma spp.
– Tribe: Geophagini
Geophagus spp.
– Ram cichlids (Mikrogeophagus spp.)
– Subfamily: Geophaginae
Biotodoma spp.
Gymnogeophagus spp.
Satanoperca spp.
Apistogrammoides spp.
Taeniacara spp.
Guianacara spp.
Acarichthys heckelii

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