| Summary of Paracetopsis|
||A combination of Greek 'Para' - near or beside, Cetopsis - indicating that this genus is similar to Cetopsis, but sufficiently different to warrant its own genus.
||Paracetopsis can be distinguished from all other genera in the Cetopsinae by the combination of the possession of a vomerine tooth patch with two or more rows of teeth and a medial gap between the contralateral components of the tooth patch.
||Unreported in the aquarium.
||Smallest 188mm, largest 242mm, average 224mm, most commonly 242mm. All SL.
||There are 3 "species" in the database
|New spp. / time
|1750 ||1770 ||1790 ||1810 ||1830 ||1850 ||1870 ||1890 ||1910 ||1930 ||1950 ||1970 ||1990 ||2010 |