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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Cichlinae
Genus: Cribroheros

(See list of species below)



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8 species (see list below)

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Photo by DATZ

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

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Cribroheros alfari
[Pastel cichlid]

Photo by JJPhoto

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

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Cribroheros altifrons
[]

Photo by DATZ

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

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Cribroheros bussingi
[]

Photo by Molina, A.

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

Photo by Molina, A.
 
Cribroheros diquis
[]

Photo by DATZ

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

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Cribroheros longimanus
[Red breast cichlid]

Photo by Lorion, C.

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

Photo by Lorion, C.
 
Cribroheros rhytisma
[]

Photo by DATZ

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

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Cribroheros robertsoni
[False firemouth cichlid]

Photo by DATZ

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

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



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