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

(See list of species below)



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12 species (see list below)

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Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Herichthys bartoni (Bean, 1892)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Herichthys bartoni
[Barton's cichlid]

Photo by JJPhoto

North America
Max. Length 17 cm SL
Herichthys carpintis (Jordan & Snyder, 1899)

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Herichthys carpintis
[Lowland cichlid]

Photo by JJPhoto

North America
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Herichthys cyanoguttatus Baird & Girard, 1854

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Herichthys cyanoguttatus
[Rio Grande cichlid]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 12 cm TL

 
Herichthys deppii
[Nautla cichlid]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Herichthys labridens (Pellegrin, 1903)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Herichthys labridens
[Curve-bar cichlid]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 17.5 cm SL
Herichthys minckleyi (Kornfield & Taylor, 1983)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Herichthys minckleyi
[Minkley's cichlid]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 10.9 cm SL

 
Herichthys molango
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 11.2 cm SL

 
Herichthys pame
[]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 12.6 cm SL

 
Herichthys pantostictus
[Chairel cichlid]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 12.1 cm SL

 
Herichthys pratinus
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Herichthys steindachneri (Jordan & Snyder, 1899)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Herichthys steindachneri
[Steindachner's cichlid]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Herichthys tamasopoensis Artigas Azas, 1993

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Herichthys tamasopoensis
[Tamasopo cichlid]
12 Species of Family Cichlidae with Genus Herichthys
(Cichlids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1892 Herichthys bartoni Barton's cichlid North America 18 SL
1899 Herichthys carpintis Lowland cichlid North America 17 SL
1854 Herichthys cyanoguttatus Rio Grande cichlid North America 30 TL
1840 Herichthys deppii Nautla cichlid North America 12 TL
1903 Herichthys labridens Curve-bar cichlid North America 25 SL
1983 Herichthys minckleyi Minkley's cichlid North America 17.5 SL
2013 Herichthys molango Central America 10.9 SL
2013 Herichthys pame Central America 11.2 SL
1983 Herichthys pantostictus Chairel cichlid North America 12.6 SL
2013 Herichthys pratinus Central America 12.1 SL
1899 Herichthys steindachneri Steindachner's cichlid North America 40 SL
1993 Herichthys tamasopoensis Tamasopo cichlid North America 18 TL



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