Pair spawning in the aquarium
A pair of Cribroheros rhytisma spawning in the aquarium of Tomas Nilsson [Sweden].Photo by Tomas Nilsson. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Cribroheros

Group
alfari

Status
valid


Last updated on:
02-Mar-2012

Cribroheros rhytisma (López, 1983)


Original description as Cichlasoma rhytisma:

  • López-Sánchez, M.I.. 1983. "A new species of cichlid fish, Cichlasoma rhytisma from the Río Sixaola drainage, Costa Rica". Revista de Biologia Tropical. v. 31(n. 1), pp. 133-138 (crc00145) (abstract)
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Conservation: Cribroheros rhytisma is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2007).

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