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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Cichlasomatinae
Genus: Amphilophus

(See list of species below)



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27 species (see list below)

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Photo by Matamoros, W.A.

Central America
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Amphilophus alfari (Meek, 1907)

Photo by Matamoros, W.A.
 
Amphilophus alfari
[Pastel cichlid]

Photo by JJPhoto

Central America
Max. Length 13 cm SL
Amphilophus altifrons (Kner, 1863)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Amphilophus altifrons
[]

Photo by Lehtonen, T.

Central America
Max. Length 15.5 cm SL
Amphilophus amarillo Stauffer & McKaye, 2002

Photo by Lehtonen, T.
 
Amphilophus amarillo
[]

Photo by Lehtonen, T.

Central America
Max. Length 15.5 cm SL
Amphilophus astorquii Stauffer, McCrary & Black, 2008

Photo by Lehtonen, T.
 
Amphilophus astorquii
[Black midas cichlid]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 15 cm SL

 
Amphilophus bussingi
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Central America
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Amphilophus calobrensis (Meek & Hildebrand, 1913)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Amphilophus calobrensis
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 24.2 cm SL

 
Amphilophus chancho
[]

Photo by Ros, W.

Central America
Max. Length 24.4 cm SL
Amphilophus citrinellus (Günther, 1864)

Photo by Ros, W.
 
Amphilophus citrinellus
[Midas cichlid]

Photo by Molina, A.

Central America
Max. Length 13.5 cm SL
Amphilophus diquis (Bussing, 1974)

Photo by Molina, A.
 
Amphilophus diquis
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 13.6 cm SL

 
Amphilophus flaveolus
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 16.5 cm SL

 
Amphilophus globosus
[]

Photo by Matamoros, W.A.

Central America
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Amphilophus hogaboomorum (Carr & Giovannoli, 1950)

Photo by Matamoros, W.A.
 
Amphilophus hogaboomorum
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Central America
Max. Length 24 cm SL
Amphilophus labiatus (Günther, 1864)

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Amphilophus labiatus
[Red devil]

Photo by Lehtonen, T.

Central America
Max. Length 13.5 cm SL
Amphilophus longimanus (Günther, 1867)

Photo by Lehtonen, T.
 
Amphilophus longimanus
[Red breast cichlid]

Photo by Saunders, A.

Central America
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Amphilophus lyonsi (Gosse, 1966)

Photo by Saunders, A.
 
Amphilophus lyonsi
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 25 cm SL

 
Amphilophus macracanthus
[Blackthroat cichlid]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 12.7 cm SL

 
Amphilophus margaritifer
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Amphilophus nourissati (Allgayer, 1989)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Amphilophus nourissati
[Bluemouth cichlid]

Photo by Lorion, C.

Central America
Max. Length 13.5 cm SL
Amphilophus rhytisma (López S., 1983)

Photo by Lorion, C.
 
Amphilophus rhytisma
[]

Photo by O'Brien, S.

Central America
Max. Length 19 cm SL
Amphilophus robertsoni (Regan, 1905)

Photo by O'Brien, S.
 
Amphilophus robertsoni
[False firemouth cichlid]

Photo by Lehtonen, T.

Central America
Max. Length 18.5 cm SL
Amphilophus rostratus (Gill, 1877)

Photo by Lehtonen, T.
 
Amphilophus rostratus
[]

Photo by Lehtonen, T.

Central America
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Amphilophus sagittae Stauffer & McKaye, 2002

Photo by Lehtonen, T.
 
Amphilophus sagittae
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 16.8 cm SL

 
Amphilophus supercilius
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 15.0 cm SL

 
Amphilophus tolteca
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 19.2 cm SL

 
Amphilophus viridis
[]

Photo by JJPhoto

Central America
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Amphilophus xiloaensis Stauffer & McKaye, 2002

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Amphilophus xiloaensis
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

Central America
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Amphilophus zaliosus (Barlow, 1976)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Amphilophus zaliosus
[Arrow cichlid]
27 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Amphilophus
(Cichlids)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1907 Amphilophus alfari Pastel cichlid Central America 15 SL
1863 Amphilophus altifrons Central America 13 SL
2002 Amphilophus amarillo Central America 15.5 SL
2008 Amphilophus astorquii Black midas cichlid Central America 15.5 SL
1997 Amphilophus bussingi Central America 15 SL
1913 Amphilophus calobrensis Central America 25 TL
2008 Amphilophus chancho Central America 24.2 SL
1864 Amphilophus citrinellus Midas cichlid Central America 24.4 SL
1974 Amphilophus diquis Central America 13.5 SL
2008 Amphilophus flaveolus Central America 13.6 SL
2010 Amphilophus globosus Central America 16.5 SL
1950 Amphilophus hogaboomorum Central America 15 SL
1864 Amphilophus labiatus Red devil Central America 24 SL
1867 Amphilophus longimanus Red breast cichlid Central America 13.5 SL
1966 Amphilophus lyonsi Central America 15 SL
1864 Amphilophus macracanthus Blackthroat cichlid Central America 25 SL
1862 Amphilophus margaritifer Central America 12.7 SL
1989 Amphilophus nourissati Bluemouth cichlid Central America 22 TL
1983 Amphilophus rhytisma Central America 13.5 SL
1905 Amphilophus robertsoni False firemouth cichlid Central America 19 SL
1877 Amphilophus rostratus Central America 18.5 SL
2002 Amphilophus sagittae Central America 16 SL
2010 Amphilophus supercilius Central America 16.8 SL
2013 Amphilophus tolteca Central America 15.0 SL
2013 Amphilophus viridis Central America 19.2 SL
2002 Amphilophus xiloaensis Central America 16 SL
1976 Amphilophus zaliosus Arrow cichlid Central America 20 TL



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