Adult at Cenote Escondido
An adult of Rocio octofasciata at Cenote Escondido, Quintana Roo [Mexico].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (29-Sep-2006). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Rocio

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
01-Dec-2009

Rocio octofasciata (Regan, 1903)


Original description as Heros octofasciatus:

ZooBank:D76352FE-1F2C-4AFD-9081-678A86D6C797.

  • Regan, Charles Tate. 1903. "Descriptions de poissons nouveaux faisant partie de la collection du Musée d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève". Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 11 (2); pp. 413-418 (crc00158)

Synonyms (3):

Conservation: Rocio octofasciata is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species. Stable in its natural range and not listed mexican NOM as of special concern.

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