IUCN threat status:

Critically Endangered (CR)

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Inhabits lakes and rivers (Ref. 4967). Occasionally territorial (Ref. 2). Periphyton browser, additionally feeding on bottom deposits and associated phytoplankton (Ref. 30832). Maternal mouthbrooder (Ref. 54046, 55060).


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