Adult in Lake Peten
An adult of Thorichthys affinis in Lake Peten [Guatemala].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (28-Apr-2016). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Thorichthys

Group
Meeki

Status
valid


Last updated on:
17-Apr-2015

Thorichthys affinis (Günther, 1862)


Original description as Heros affinis:

ZooBank:BF1DC43C-0EA6-417B-9F7B-B533EB633A07.

  • Günther, Albert C. L. G. 1862. "Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Acanthopterygii, Pharyngognathi and Anacanthini in the collection of the British Museum". Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum London. Vol 4; i-xxi + 1-534 (crc00035)

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

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