Isthmoheros tuyrensis (Meek & Hildebrand, 1913)
Isthmoheros tuyrensis
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Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Cichlinae
Max. size:  23.5 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Central America: Pacific slope of Panama (TuĂ­ra and Bayano River basins).
Biology:  A detritivore-herbivore that occurs in slow-moving waters (Ref. 114771).
IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (VU); Date assessed: 05 August 2019 (B1ab(iii)) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 29.04.97
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 31.03.17
Checked by: Kullander, Sven O. - 16.03.01

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