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Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Cichlinae


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Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Astatheros macracanthus (Günther, 1864)

Photo by DATZ
 
Astatheros macracanthus
[Blackthroat cichlid]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 20.3 cm SL
Chiapaheros grammodes (Taylor & Miller, 1980)

Photo by DATZ
 
Chiapaheros grammodes
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 18.7 cm SL

 
Chocoheros microlepis
[]

Photo by Matamoros, W.A.

Central America
Max. Length 8 cm SL
Chortiheros wesseli (Miller, 1996)

Photo by Matamoros, W.A.
 
Chortiheros wesseli
[]

Photo by Linares, A.

South America
Max. Length 55 cm TL
Cichla intermedia Machado-Allison, 1971

Photo by Linares, A.
 
Cichla intermedia
[]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

South America
Max. Length 34 cm SL
Cichla jariina Kullander & Ferreira, 2006

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Cichla jariina
[]

Photo by Dienn, T.

South America
Max. Length 58.5 cm SL
Cichla kelberi Kullander & Ferreira, 2006

Photo by Dienn, T.
 
Cichla kelberi
[]

Photo by Vidal, W.

South America
Max. Length 36 cm TL
Cichla melaniae Kullander & Ferreira, 2006

Photo by Vidal, W.
 
Cichla melaniae
[]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

South America
Max. Length 52 cm SL
Cichla mirianae Kullander & Ferreira, 2006

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Cichla mirianae
[]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

South America
Max. Length 70 cm SL
Cichla monoculus Agassiz, 1831

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Cichla monoculus
[]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

South America
Max. Length 26.3 cm SL
Cichla nigromaculata Jardine & Schomburgk, 1843

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Cichla nigromaculata
[]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

South America
Max. Length 74 cm TL
Cichla ocellaris Bloch & Schneider, 1801

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Cichla ocellaris
[Peacock cichlid]

Photo by Lucanus, O.

South America
Max. Length 61.7 cm SL
Cichla orinocensis Humboldt, 1821

Photo by Lucanus, O.
 
Cichla orinocensis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 52 cm SL
Cichla pinima Kullander & Ferreira, 2006

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Cichla pinima
[]

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

South America.
Max. Length 48 cm TL
Cichla piquiti Kullander & Ferreira, 2006

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Cichla piquiti
[]

Photo by Robertson, R.

South America
Max. Length 44.2 cm SL
Cichla pleiozona Kullander & Ferreira, 2006

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Cichla pleiozona
[]

Photo by Fürderer, H.

South America
Max. Length 99 cm TL
Cichla temensis Humboldt, 1821

Photo by Fürderer, H.
 
Cichla temensis
[Speckled pavon]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

South America
Max. Length 43 cm SL
Cichla thyrorus Kullander & Ferreira, 2006

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Cichla thyrorus
[]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

South America
Max. Length 41 cm SL
Cichla vazzoleri Kullander & Ferreira, 2006

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Cichla vazzoleri
[]

Photo by Moeremans, L.

Central America
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Cincelichthys bocourti (Vaillant & Pellegrin, 1902)

Photo by Moeremans, L.
 
Cincelichthys bocourti
[Chisel-tooth cichlid]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Cincelichthys pearsei (Hubbs, 1936)

Photo by DATZ
 
Cincelichthys pearsei
[Pantano cichlid]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 17.5 cm SL

 
Congolapia bilineata
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 14.6 cm SL

 
Congolapia crassa
[]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 15.0 cm SL

 
Congolapia louna
[]

Photo by Nielson, R.

South America
Max. Length 23 cm TL
Crenicichla acutirostris Günther, 1862

Photo by Nielson, R.
 
Crenicichla acutirostris
[]

Photo by Habluetzel, P.

South America
Max. Length 29 cm SL
Crenicichla adspersa Heckel, 1840

Photo by Habluetzel, P.
 
Crenicichla adspersa
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 14 cm SL
Crenicichla albopunctata Pellegrin, 1904

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Crenicichla albopunctata
[]

Photo by Baesler, S.

South America
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Crenicichla alta Eigenmann, 1912

Photo by Baesler, S.
 
Crenicichla alta
[Millet]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Crenicichla anamiri
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 22.4 cm SL
Crenicichla anthurus Cope, 1872

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Crenicichla anthurus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.8 cm SL

 
Crenicichla brasiliensis
[]

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

South America
Max. Length 14.5 cm SL
Crenicichla britskii Kullander, 1982

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Crenicichla britskii
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 18.3 cm SL

 
Crenicichla cametana
[]

Photo by Casacuberta, M.

South America
Max. Length 26.8 cm TL
Crenicichla celidochilus Casciotta, 1987

Photo by Casacuberta, M.
 
Crenicichla celidochilus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13.8 cm SL

 
Crenicichla chicha
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 19.5 cm SL
Crenicichla cincta Regan, 1905

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Crenicichla cincta
[]

Photo by AquaNet

South America
Max. Length 5.7 cm SL
Crenicichla compressiceps Ploeg, 1986

Photo by AquaNet
 
Crenicichla compressiceps
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 17.9 cm SL

 
Crenicichla coppenamensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 14.8 cm SL

 
Crenicichla cyanonotus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

 
Crenicichla cyclostoma
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 14.1 cm SL

 
Crenicichla empheres
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11.6 cm SL

 
Crenicichla frenata
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12.7 cm SL

 
Crenicichla gaucho
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13 cm SL

 
Crenicichla geayi
[Halfbanded pike cichlid]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 17.4 cm SL

 
Crenicichla gillmorlisi
[]

Photo by Lucena, C.A.S.

South America
Max. Length 11.4 cm SL
Crenicichla hadrostigma Lucena, 2007

Photo by Lucena, C.A.S.
 
Crenicichla hadrostigma
[]

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

South America
Max. Length 9.8 cm SL
Crenicichla haroldoi Luengo & Britski, 1974

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Crenicichla haroldoi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Crenicichla heckeli
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.7 cm SL

 
Crenicichla hemera
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.3 cm SL

 
Crenicichla hu
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10.8 cm SL

 
Crenicichla hummelincki
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 31.2 cm TL

 
Crenicichla igara
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 17.6 cm SL

 
Crenicichla iguapina
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 33 cm SL

 
Crenicichla iguassuensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 16.8 cm SL

 
Crenicichla inpa
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Crenicichla isbrueckeri
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 14.8 cm SL
Crenicichla jaguarensis Haseman, 1911

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Crenicichla jaguarensis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 20 cm SL

 
Crenicichla jegui
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 28.3 cm SL
Crenicichla johanna Heckel, 1840

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Crenicichla johanna
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 9.3 cm SL
Crenicichla jupiaensis Britski & Luengo, 1968

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Crenicichla jupiaensis
[]

Photo by Pezzi da Silva, J.F.

South America
Max. Length 30.3 cm TL
Crenicichla jurubi Lucena & Kullander, 1992

Photo by Pezzi da Silva, J.F.
 
Crenicichla jurubi
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Crenicichla labrina (Spix & Agassiz, 1831)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Crenicichla labrina
[]

Photo by Almeida, G.

South America
Max. Length 35.2 cm TL
Crenicichla lacustris (Castelnau, 1855)

Photo by Almeida, G.
 
Crenicichla lacustris
[]

Photo by Sneegas, G.W.

South America
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Crenicichla lenticulata Heckel, 1840

Photo by Sneegas, G.W.
 
Crenicichla lenticulata
[]

Photo by Cavallaro, M.R./Froehlich, O.

South America
Max. Length 20.9 cm TL
Crenicichla lepidota Heckel, 1840

Photo by Cavallaro, M.R./Froehlich, O.
 
Crenicichla lepidota
[Pike cichlid]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 14.6 cm SL

 
Crenicichla lucenai
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 16.8 cm SL
Crenicichla lucius Cope, 1870

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Crenicichla lucius
[]

Photo by Fürderer, H.

South America
Max. Length 32.9 cm TL
Crenicichla lugubris Heckel, 1840

Photo by Fürderer, H.
 
Crenicichla lugubris
[]

Photo by Vidal, W.

South America
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Crenicichla macrophthalma Heckel, 1840

Photo by Vidal, W.
 
Crenicichla macrophthalma
[]

Photo by Becker, F.G.

South America
Max. Length 24.7 cm SL
Crenicichla maculata Kullander & Lucena, 2006

Photo by Becker, F.G.
 
Crenicichla maculata
[]

Photo by Kullander, S.O.

South America
Max. Length 20.8 cm SL
Crenicichla mandelburgeri Kullander, 2009

Photo by Kullander, S.O.
 
Crenicichla mandelburgeri
[]

Photo by Modder, T.

South America
Max. Length 28 cm SL
Crenicichla marmorata Pellegrin, 1904

Photo by Modder, T.
 
Crenicichla marmorata
[]

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.

South America
Max. Length 18.9 cm TL
Crenicichla menezesi Ploeg, 1991

Photo by Ramos, T.P.A.
 
Crenicichla menezesi
[]

Photo by Lucena, C.A.S.

South America
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Crenicichla minuano Lucena & Kullander, 1992

Photo by Lucena, C.A.S.
 
Crenicichla minuano
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 28.3 cm TL

 
Crenicichla missioneira
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 27.3 cm SL

 
Crenicichla monicae
[]

Photo by Vieira, F.

South America
Max. Length 11.3 cm SL
Crenicichla mucuryna Ihering, 1914

Photo by Vieira, F.
 
Crenicichla mucuryna
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 22.5 cm SL
Crenicichla multispinosa Pellegrin, 1903

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Crenicichla multispinosa
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 19.1 cm SL

 
Crenicichla nickeriensis
[]

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

South America
Max. Length 23.5 cm SL
Crenicichla niederleinii (Holmberg, 1891)

Photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia
 
Crenicichla niederleinii
[]

Photo by Sneegas, G.W.

South America
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL
Crenicichla notophthalmus Regan, 1913

Photo by Sneegas, G.W.
 
Crenicichla notophthalmus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.7 cm SL

 
Crenicichla pellegrini
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 22 cm SL
Crenicichla percna Kullander, 1991

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Crenicichla percna
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 24 cm SL

 
Crenicichla phaiospilus
[]
No picture found
South America, Brazil
Max. Length 19 cm SL

 
Crenicichla ploegi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.7 cm SL

 
Crenicichla prenda
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 15.5 cm SL
Crenicichla proteus Cope, 1872

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Crenicichla proteus
[]

Photo by Roselet, F.F.G.

South America
Max. Length 23.1 cm SL
Crenicichla punctata Hensel, 1870

Photo by Roselet, F.F.G.
 
Crenicichla punctata
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 17.8 cm SL

 
Crenicichla pydanielae
[]

Photo by Mikolji, I.

South America
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Crenicichla regani Ploeg, 1989

Photo by Mikolji, I.
 
Crenicichla regani
[]

Photo by IBAMA

South America
Max. Length 21.6 cm SL
Crenicichla reticulata (Heckel, 1840)

Photo by IBAMA
 
Crenicichla reticulata
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 24.4 cm SL

 
Crenicichla rosemariae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12 cm SL

 
Crenicichla santosi
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Crenicichla saxatilis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Crenicichla saxatilis
[Ringtail pike cichlid]

Photo by Loureiro, M.

South America
Max. Length 16.9 cm SL
Crenicichla scottii (Eigenmann, 1907)

Photo by Loureiro, M.
 
Crenicichla scottii
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 22.1 cm SL
Crenicichla sedentaria Kullander, 1986

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Crenicichla sedentaria
[]

Photo by Yuri Hooker/WWF-OPP

South America
Max. Length 17.1 cm SL
Crenicichla semicincta Steindachner, 1892

Photo by Yuri Hooker/WWF-OPP
 
Crenicichla semicincta
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 17.7 cm SL

 
Crenicichla semifasciata
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 17.3 cm SL

 
Crenicichla sipaliwini
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 25 cm TL

 
Crenicichla stocki
[]

Photo by Mikolji, I.

South America
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Crenicichla strigata Günther, 1862

Photo by Mikolji, I.
 
Crenicichla strigata
[]

Photo by Landines, M.

South America
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Crenicichla sveni Ploeg, 1991

Photo by Landines, M.
 
Crenicichla sveni
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11.6 cm SL

 
Crenicichla taikyra
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12.0 cm SL

 
Crenicichla tapii
[]

Photo by Lucena, C.A.S.

South America
Max. Length 15.2 cm SL
Crenicichla tendybaguassu Lucena & Kullander, 1992

Photo by Lucena, C.A.S.
 
Crenicichla tendybaguassu
[]

Photo by MNHN

South America
Max. Length 24.5 cm SL
Crenicichla ternetzi Norman, 1926

Photo by MNHN
 
Crenicichla ternetzi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11.5 cm SL

 
Crenicichla tesay
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 28 cm SL

 
Crenicichla tigrina
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 19.5 cm SL

 
Crenicichla tingui
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 15.0 cm SL

 
Crenicichla tuca
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.9 cm SL

 
Crenicichla urosema
[]

Photo by MNHN

South America
Max. Length 12.6 cm SL
Crenicichla vaillanti Pellegrin, 1903

Photo by MNHN
 
Crenicichla vaillanti
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL

 
Crenicichla virgatula
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 26 cm SL
Crenicichla vittata Heckel, 1840

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Crenicichla vittata
[]

Photo by Sneegas, G.W.

South America
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL
Crenicichla wallacii Regan, 1905

Photo by Sneegas, G.W.
 
Crenicichla wallacii
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 14.6 cm SL

 
Crenicichla yaha
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 13.7 cm SL

 
Crenicichla ypo
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 26.4 cm SL

 
Crenicichla zebrina
[]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Cribroheros alfari (Meek, 1907)

Photo by DATZ
 
Cribroheros alfari
[Pastel cichlid]

Photo by JJPhoto

Central America
Max. Length 13 cm SL
Cribroheros altifrons (Kner, 1863)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Cribroheros altifrons
[]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Cribroheros bussingi (Loiselle, 1997)

Photo by DATZ
 
Cribroheros bussingi
[]

Photo by Molina, A.

Central America
Max. Length 13.5 cm SL
Cribroheros diquis (Bussing, 1974)

Photo by Molina, A.
 
Cribroheros diquis
[]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 13.5 cm SL
Cribroheros longimanus (Günther, 1867)

Photo by DATZ
 
Cribroheros longimanus
[Red breast cichlid]

Photo by Lorion, C.

Central America
Max. Length 13.5 cm SL
Cribroheros rhytisma (López S., 1983)

Photo by Lorion, C.
 
Cribroheros rhytisma
[]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 19 cm SL
Cribroheros robertsoni (Regan, 1905)

Photo by DATZ
 
Cribroheros robertsoni
[False firemouth cichlid]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 18.5 cm SL
Cribroheros rostratus (Gill, 1877)

Photo by DATZ
 
Cribroheros rostratus
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Central America
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Darienheros calobrensis (Meek & Hildebrand, 1913)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Darienheros calobrensis
[]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Herotilapia multispinosa (Günther, 1867)

Photo by DATZ
 
Herotilapia multispinosa
[Rainbow cichlid]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 23.5 cm SL
Isthmoheros tuyrensis (Meek & Hildebrand, 1913)

Photo by DATZ
 
Isthmoheros tuyrensis
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 25 cm SL

 
Kihnichthys ufermanni
[Usumacinta cichlid]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 47.5 cm SL
Kronoheros umbriferus (Meek & Hildebrand, 1913)

Photo by DATZ
 
Kronoheros umbriferus
[Turquoise cichlid]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 27 cm TL
Maskaheros argenteus (Allgayer, 1991)

Photo by DATZ
 
Maskaheros argenteus
[White cichlid]

Photo by Albering, J.

Central America
Max. Length 23 cm SL
Maskaheros regani (Miller, 1974)

Photo by Albering, J.
 
Maskaheros regani
[Almoloya cichlid]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Mayaheros aguadae
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 18.6 cm SL

 
Mayaheros alborus
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 15.8 cm SL

 
Mayaheros amarus
[]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Mayaheros beani (Jordan, 1889)

Photo by DATZ
 
Mayaheros beani
[Green guapote]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 11.3 cm SL

 
Mayaheros cienagae
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 6.4 cm SL

 
Mayaheros conchitae
[]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 12.2 cm SL

 
Mayaheros ericymba
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

 
Mayaheros mayorum
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 11 cm TL

 
Mayaheros stenozonus
[]
No picture found
Central America

 
Mayaheros trispilus
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 16 cm SL

 
Mayaheros troschelii
[]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 39.4 cm TL
Mayaheros urophthalmus (Günther, 1862)

Photo by DATZ
 
Mayaheros urophthalmus
[Mexican mojarra]

Photo by Cattani, E.

Central America
Max. Length 10.4 cm SL
Mayaheros zebra (Hubbs, 1936)

Photo by Cattani, E.
 
Mayaheros zebra
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.4 cm SL

 
Mazarunia charadrica
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.3 cm SL

 
Mazarunia mazarunii
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.4 cm SL

 
Mazarunia pala
[]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Mesoheros atromaculatus (Regan, 1912)

Photo by DATZ
 
Mesoheros atromaculatus
[]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Mesoheros festae (Boulenger, 1899)

Photo by DATZ
 
Mesoheros festae
[Guayas cichlid]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12 cm SL

 
Mesoheros gephyrus
[]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 26 cm SL
Mesoheros ornatus (Regan, 1905)

Photo by DATZ
 
Mesoheros ornatus
[]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Mikrogeophagus altispinosus (Haseman, 1911)

Photo by DATZ
 
Mikrogeophagus altispinosus
[]

Photo by Nilsson, K.

South America
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL
Mikrogeophagus ramirezi (Myers & Harry, 1948)

Photo by Nilsson, K.
 
Mikrogeophagus ramirezi
[Ram cichlid]

Photo by Lucanus, O.

South America
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Nannacara adoketa Kullander & Prada-Pedreros, 1993

Photo by Lucanus, O.
 
Nannacara adoketa
[]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Nannacara anomala Regan, 1905

Photo by DATZ
 
Nannacara anomala
[Goldeneye cichlid]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL
Nannacara aureocephalus Allgayer, 1983

Photo by DATZ
 
Nannacara aureocephalus
[]

Photo by Vermeulen, F.

South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Nannacara bimaculata Eigenmann, 1912

Photo by Vermeulen, F.
 
Nannacara bimaculata
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Nannacara quadrispinae
[]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Nannacara taenia Regan, 1912

Photo by DATZ
 
Nannacara taenia
[]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 24 cm SL
Oscura heterospila (Hubbs, 1936)

Photo by DATZ
 
Oscura heterospila
[Montecristo cichlid]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Rheoheros coeruleus (Stawikowski & Werner, 1987)

Photo by DATZ
 
Rheoheros coeruleus
[]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Rheoheros lentiginosus (Steindachner, 1864)

Photo by DATZ
 
Rheoheros lentiginosus
[Freckled cichlid]

Photo by DATZ

South America
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Rondonacara hoehnei (Miranda Ribeiro, 1918)

Photo by DATZ
 
Rondonacara hoehnei
[]

Photo by DATZ

Central America
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Talamancaheros sieboldii (Kner, 1863)

Photo by DATZ
 
Talamancaheros sieboldii
[]
No picture found
Central America

 
Talamancaheros underwoodi
[]

Photo by Zuanon, J.L.

South America
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Teleocichla centisquama Zuanon & Sazima, 2002

Photo by Zuanon, J.L.
 
Teleocichla centisquama
[Slender pike cichlid]

Photo by Noren, M.

South America
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Teleocichla centrarchus Kullander, 1988

Photo by Noren, M.
 
Teleocichla centrarchus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Teleocichla cinderella
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Teleocichla gephyrogramma
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Teleocichla monogramma Kullander, 1988

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Teleocichla monogramma
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 5.7 cm SL

 
Teleocichla prionogenys
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 5.7 cm SL
Teleocichla proselytus Kullander, 1988

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Teleocichla proselytus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 8.8 cm SL

 
Teleocichla wajapi
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 22 cm SL
Trichromis salvini (Günther, 1862)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Trichromis salvini
[Yellow belly cichlid]

Photo by Albering, J.

Central America
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Wajpamheros nourissati (Allgayer, 1989)

Photo by Albering, J.
 
Wajpamheros nourissati
[Bluemouth cichlid]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Astatheros macracanthus Blackthroat cichlid Central America 25 SL 1864
Chiapaheros grammodes Central America 20.3 SL 1980
Chocoheros microlepis South America 18.7 SL 1960
Chortiheros wesseli Central America 8 SL 1996
Cichla intermedia South America 55 TL 1971
Cichla jariina South America 34 SL 2006
Cichla kelberi South America 58.5 SL 2006
Cichla melaniae South America 36 TL 2006
Cichla mirianae South America 52 SL 2006
Cichla monoculus South America 70 SL 1831
Cichla nigromaculata South America 26.3 SL 1843
Cichla ocellaris Peacock cichlid South America 74 TL 1801
Cichla orinocensis South America 61.7 SL 1821
Cichla pinima South America 52 SL 2006
Cichla piquiti South America. 48 TL 2006
Cichla pleiozona South America 44.2 SL 2006
Cichla temensis Speckled pavon South America 99 TL 1821
Cichla thyrorus South America 43 SL 2006
Cichla vazzoleri South America 41 SL 2006
Cincelichthys bocourti Chisel-tooth cichlid Central America 20 SL 1902
Cincelichthys pearsei Pantano cichlid Central America 20 SL 1936
Congolapia bilineata Africa 17.5 SL 1900
Congolapia crassa Africa 14.6 SL 1903
Congolapia louna Africa 15.0 SL 2012
Crenicichla acutirostris South America 23 TL 1862
Crenicichla adspersa South America 29 SL 1840
Crenicichla albopunctata South America 14 SL 1904
Crenicichla alta Millet South America 16 SL 1912
Crenicichla anamiri South America 4.8 SL 2015
Crenicichla anthurus South America 22.4 SL 1872
Crenicichla brasiliensis South America 7.8 SL 1792
Crenicichla britskii South America 14.5 SL 1982
Crenicichla cametana South America 18.3 SL 1911
Crenicichla celidochilus South America 26.8 TL 1987
Crenicichla chicha South America 13.8 SL 2012
Crenicichla cincta South America 19.5 SL 1905
Crenicichla compressiceps South America 5.7 SL 1986
Crenicichla coppenamensis South America 17.9 SL 1987
Crenicichla cyanonotus South America 14.8 SL 1870
Crenicichla cyclostoma South America 9.6 SL 1986
Crenicichla empheres South America 14.1 SL 2007
Crenicichla frenata South America 11.6 SL 1858
Crenicichla gaucho South America 12.7 SL 1992
Crenicichla geayi Halfbanded pike cichlid South America 13 SL 1903
Crenicichla gillmorlisi South America 17.4 SL 2013
Crenicichla hadrostigma South America 11.4 SL 2007
Crenicichla haroldoi South America 9.8 SL 1974
Crenicichla heckeli South America 5.2 SL 1989
Crenicichla hemera South America 9.7 SL 1990
Crenicichla hu South America 15.3 SL 2010
Crenicichla hummelincki South America 10.8 SL 1991
Crenicichla igara South America 31.2 TL 1992
Crenicichla iguapina South America 17.6 SL 2006
Crenicichla iguassuensis South America 33 SL 1911
Crenicichla inpa South America 16.8 SL 1991
Crenicichla isbrueckeri South America 9.5 SL 1991
Crenicichla jaguarensis South America 14.8 SL 1911
Crenicichla jegui South America 20 SL 1986
Crenicichla johanna South America 28.3 SL 1840
Crenicichla jupiaensis South America 9.3 SL 1968
Crenicichla jurubi South America 30.3 TL 1992
Crenicichla labrina South America 16 SL 1831
Crenicichla lacustris South America 35.2 TL 1855
Crenicichla lenticulata South America 30 SL 1840
Crenicichla lepidota Pike cichlid South America 20.9 TL 1840
Crenicichla lucenai South America 14.6 SL 2014
Crenicichla lucius South America 16.8 SL 1870
Crenicichla lugubris South America 32.9 TL 1840
Crenicichla macrophthalma South America 20 SL 1840
Crenicichla maculata South America 24.7 SL 2006
Crenicichla mandelburgeri South America 20.8 SL 2009
Crenicichla marmorata South America 28 SL 1904
Crenicichla menezesi South America 18.9 TL 1991
Crenicichla minuano South America 26 TL 1992
Crenicichla missioneira South America 28.3 TL 1992
Crenicichla monicae South America 27.3 SL 2015
Crenicichla mucuryna South America 11.3 SL 1914
Crenicichla multispinosa South America 22.5 SL 1903
Crenicichla nickeriensis South America 19.1 SL 1987
Crenicichla niederleinii South America 23.5 SL 1891
Crenicichla notophthalmus South America 7.6 SL 1913
Crenicichla pellegrini South America 15.7 SL 1991
Crenicichla percna South America 22 SL 1991
Crenicichla phaiospilus South America 24 SL 1991
Crenicichla ploegi South America, Brazil 19 SL 2018
Crenicichla prenda South America 8.7 SL 1992
Crenicichla proteus South America 15.5 SL 1872
Crenicichla punctata South America 23.1 SL 1870
Crenicichla pydanielae South America 17.8 SL 1991
Crenicichla regani South America 7.9 SL 1989
Crenicichla reticulata South America 21.6 SL 1840
Crenicichla rosemariae South America 24.4 SL 1997
Crenicichla santosi South America 12 SL 1991
Crenicichla saxatilis Ringtail pike cichlid South America 20 SL 1758
Crenicichla scottii South America 16.9 SL 1907
Crenicichla sedentaria South America 22.1 SL 1986
Crenicichla semicincta South America 17.1 SL 1892
Crenicichla semifasciata South America 17.7 SL 1840
Crenicichla sipaliwini South America 17.3 SL 1987
Crenicichla stocki South America 25 TL 1991
Crenicichla strigata South America 30 SL 1862
Crenicichla sveni South America 25 TL 1991
Crenicichla taikyra South America 11.6 SL 2013
Crenicichla tapii South America 12.0 SL 2015
Crenicichla tendybaguassu South America 15.2 SL 1992
Crenicichla ternetzi South America 24.5 SL 1926
Crenicichla tesay South America 11.5 SL 2009
Crenicichla tigrina South America 28 SL 1991
Crenicichla tingui South America 19.5 SL 2006
Crenicichla tuca South America 15.0 SL 2015
Crenicichla urosema South America 6.9 SL 1990
Crenicichla vaillanti South America 12.6 SL 1903
Crenicichla virgatula South America 6.6 SL 1991
Crenicichla vittata South America 26 SL 1840
Crenicichla wallacii South America 8.5 SL 1905
Crenicichla yaha South America 14.6 SL 2006
Crenicichla ypo South America 13.7 SL 2010
Crenicichla zebrina South America 26.4 SL 2008
Cribroheros alfari Pastel cichlid Central America 15 SL 1907
Cribroheros altifrons Central America 13 SL 1863
Cribroheros bussingi Central America 15 SL 1997
Cribroheros diquis Central America 13.5 SL 1974
Cribroheros longimanus Red breast cichlid Central America 13.5 SL 1867
Cribroheros rhytisma Central America 13.5 SL 1983
Cribroheros robertsoni False firemouth cichlid Central America 19 SL 1905
Cribroheros rostratus Central America 18.5 SL 1877
Darienheros calobrensis Central America 25 TL 1913
Herotilapia multispinosa Rainbow cichlid Central America 17 TL 1867
Isthmoheros tuyrensis Central America 23.5 SL 1913
Kihnichthys ufermanni Usumacinta cichlid Central America 25 SL 2002
Kronoheros umbriferus Turquoise cichlid South America 47.5 SL 1913
Maskaheros argenteus White cichlid Central America 27 TL 1991
Maskaheros regani Almoloya cichlid Central America 23 SL 1974
Mayaheros aguadae Central America 9.5 SL 1936
Mayaheros alborus Central America 18.6 SL 1936
Mayaheros amarus Central America 15.8 SL 1936
Mayaheros beani Green guapote Central America 30 TL 1889
Mayaheros cienagae Central America 11.3 SL 1936
Mayaheros conchitae Central America 6.4 SL 1936
Mayaheros ericymba North America 12.2 SL 1938
Mayaheros mayorum Central America 9.6 SL 1936
Mayaheros stenozonus Central America 11 TL 1936
Mayaheros trispilus Central America 1935
Mayaheros troschelii Central America 16 SL 1867
Mayaheros urophthalmus Mexican mojarra Central America 39.4 TL 1862
Mayaheros zebra Central America 10.4 SL 1936
Mazarunia charadrica South America 8.4 SL 2012
Mazarunia mazarunii South America 5.3 SL 1990
Mazarunia pala South America 7.4 SL 2012
Mesoheros atromaculatus South America 25 TL 1912
Mesoheros festae Guayas cichlid South America 25 TL 1899
Mesoheros gephyrus South America 12 SL 1922
Mesoheros ornatus South America 26 SL 1905
Mikrogeophagus altispinosus South America 5.6 SL 1911
Mikrogeophagus ramirezi Ram cichlid South America 3.4 SL 1948
Nannacara adoketa South America 4.9 SL 1993
Nannacara anomala Goldeneye cichlid South America 5.6 SL 1905
Nannacara aureocephalus South America 6.7 SL 1983
Nannacara bimaculata South America 4.5 SL 1912
Nannacara quadrispinae South America 2004
Nannacara taenia South America 5 SL 1912
Oscura heterospila Montecristo cichlid Central America 24 SL 1936
Rheoheros coeruleus Central America 12 SL 1987
Rheoheros lentiginosus Freckled cichlid Central America 25 TL 1864
Rondonacara hoehnei South America 7.2 SL 1918
Talamancaheros sieboldii Central America 25 SL 1863
Talamancaheros underwoodi Central America 1906
Teleocichla centisquama Slender pike cichlid South America 4 SL 2002
Teleocichla centrarchus South America 6 SL 1988
Teleocichla cinderella South America 5.4 SL 1988
Teleocichla gephyrogramma South America 4.6 SL 1988
Teleocichla monogramma South America 6.3 SL 1988
Teleocichla prionogenys South America 5.7 SL 1988
Teleocichla proselytus South America 5.7 SL 1988
Teleocichla wajapi South America 8.8 SL 2013
Trichromis salvini Yellow belly cichlid Central America 22 SL 1862
Wajpamheros nourissati Bluemouth cichlid Central America 22 TL 1989



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