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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Cichlasomatinae
Genus: Rocio

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Photo by Dubosc, J.

North America
Max. Length 7 cm SL
Rocio gemmata Contreras-Balderas & Schmitter-Soto, 2007

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Rocio gemmata
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Central America
Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

Rocio ocotal

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North and Central America
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Rocio octofasciata (Regan, 1903)

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Rocio octofasciata
[Jack Dempsey]

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Central America
Max. Length 11 cm SL
Rocio spinosissima (Vaillant & Pellegrin, 1902)

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Rocio spinosissima

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Rocio gemmata North America 7 SL 2007
Rocio ocotal Central America 9.6 SL 2007
Rocio octofasciata Jack Dempsey North and Central America 25 TL 1903
Rocio spinosissima Central America 11 SL 1902

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