Cribroheros rhytisma (López S., 1983)
Cribroheros rhytisma
photo by Lorion, C.

 Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Cichlinae
 Max. size:  13.5 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  Central America: Atlantic slope of Costa Rica (Sixaola River).
 Biology:  Prefers moderate to fast flowing rivers between 40 and 60 m elevation. Feeds on aquatic insects and detritus (Ref. 36880).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 29.04.97
 Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 29.03.17
 Checked by: Kullander, Sven O. - 15.03.01

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