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Cichlid vs. Angelfish

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Cichlidnoun

Any of many tropical fish, of the family Cichlidae, popular as aquarium fish.

Angelfishnoun

A freshwater fish, tropical cichlids of the genus Pterophyllum.

Cichlidnoun

freshwater fishes of tropical America and Africa and Asia similar to American sunfishes; some are food fishes; many small ones are popular in aquariums

Angelfishnoun

A marine fish of the family Pomacanthidae, common on shallow tropical reefs.

Cichlid

Cichlids are fish from the family Cichlidae in the order Cichliformes. Cichlids were traditionally classed in a suborder, the Labroidei, along with the wrasses (Labridae), in the order Perciformes, but molecular studies have contradicted this grouping.

Angelfishnoun

a butterfly fish of the genus Pomacanthus

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Angelfishnoun

deep-bodied disk-shaped food fish of warmer western Atlantic coastal waters

Angelfishnoun

sharks with broad flat bodies and winglike pectoral fins but that swim the way sharks do

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