Male in normal coloration
Rheoheros lentiginosus in normal coloration hunting at Rio Chacamax, Usumacinta river system; Nututum, Palenque, Chiapas [Mexico].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Rheoheros

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
25-Aug-2016

Rheoheros lentiginosus (Steindachner, 1864)


Original description as Heros lentiginosus:

ZooBank:009F9B65-2CDE-4BE4-B870-2CE3D02F2026.

  • Steindachner, Franz. 1864. "Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Chromiden Mejico's und Central-Amerika's". Denkschriften der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Classe der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien. v. 23 (n. 2); 57-74 (crc00248)

Synonyms (1):

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

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