Cichlidae


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Noun1.Cichlidae - cichlids
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
cichlid, cichlid fish - freshwater fishes of tropical America and Africa and Asia similar to American sunfishes; some are food fishes; many small ones are popular in aquariums
genus Tilapia, Tilapia - a genus of Cichlidae
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Thus, assignment of the specimens to the Cichlidae is based on overall morphological features characteristic of the family.
Similar results were published by Kullander (2003) for Cichlidae, where the estimation of b was found between 2.
The study further indicated that the population of many endemic and commercially important fish species has declined while the exotic family Cichlidae representative of three species (Oreochromis mossambicus, Oreochromis aureus and Oreochromis niloticus) has become well established in the study area.
The Cichlidae family, highly common as aquarium fish and in game fishing and fish farming (Nelson, 2006; Maan & Sefc, 2013), features a wide variety of colors, morphology and behavior, and uses the visual system in various situations.
2%), especie de la familia Cichlidae en el embalse de Urra (12), siendo alto para una especie que se puede considerar omnivora debido al amplio espectro trofico que presenta.
Of particular concern are members of the family Cichlidae which are native to Africa and the neotropics.
Barcino Co, Cl: Parachromis managuensis, Cichlidae.
Cichlasoma urophthalmus (Gunther, 1862), es un pez perteneciente a la familia Cichlidae, vive tanto en aguas dulces como salobres y se distribuye en Mexico desde el Rio Coatzacoalcos hasta Isla Mujeres y en Centroamerica se ha reportado su presencia en Belice, Guatemala, Honduras y Nicaragua (Chavez-Lopez et al.
despaxi) Pimelodidae Pimelodus ornatus Rhamphichthyidae Rhamphichthys rostratus/ Hypopomus artedi Characidae Triportheus rotondatus Cichlidae Geophagus harreri Cichlidae Cichla ocellaris Serrasalmidae Acnodon oligacanthus Hemiodidae Hemiodopsis huraulti Serrasalmidae Myleus rubripinnis Characidae Brycon pesu Hemiodidae Bivibranchia bimaculata/ Hemiodus unimaculatus Pimelodidae Pimelodella gracilis Cichlidae Crenicichla saxatilis Cichlidae Aequidens maroni/Geophagus surinamensis/Guianacara owroefi Loricariidae Hemiancistrus medians Serrasalmidae Serrasalmus humeralis/S.