New fish species discovered in Indonesia and South America


This video is about Cichlasoma facetum (Chancito). It shows baby fishes hatching.

Several new fish species have been described recently.

See New bagrid catfish described from Borneo.

And, from Practical Fishkeeping:

A recent review of the chanchito cichlids of the Uruguay and Paraná river drainages (in Argentina, southern Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay) has recognised eight species, four of which are described as new.

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