Adult in lake Bacalar
Cryptoheros chetumalensis adult in the littoral of Lake Bacalar, Hondo River system [Mexico].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Cryptoheros

(subgenus)

Status
valid


Curator

Last updated on:
17-May-2016

Cryptoheros chetumalensis Schmitter-Soto, 2007


Original description as Cryptoheros chetumalensis:

  • Schmitter-Soto, Juan Jacobo. 2007. "A systematic revision of the genus Archocentrus (Perciformes: Cichlidae), with the description of two new genera and six new species". Zootaxa. n. 1603, pp. 1-78 (crc01457) (abstract)

Conservation: Cryptoheros chetumalensis is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.

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