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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Cichliformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Cichlinae
Genus: Cribroheros

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

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Cribroheros alfari
[Pastel cichlid]



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

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Cribroheros altifrons
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Central America
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Cribroheros bussingi (Loiselle, 1997)

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

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

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Cribroheros longimanus
[Red breast cichlid]



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

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

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Cribroheros robertsoni
[False firemouth cichlid]



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

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Cribroheros rostratus
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Cribroheros alfari Pastel cichlid Central America 15 SL 1907
Cribroheros altifrons Central America 13 SL 1863
Cribroheros bussingi Central America 15 SL 1997
Cribroheros diquis Central America 13.5 SL 1974
Cribroheros longimanus Red breast cichlid Central America 13.5 SL 1867
Cribroheros rhytisma Central America 13.5 SL 1983
Cribroheros robertsoni False firemouth cichlid Central America 19 SL 1905
Cribroheros rostratus Central America 18.5 SL 1877



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