Herotilapia multispinosa (rainbow cichlid) and Amatitlania nigrofasciata (convict cichlid
) were obtained from the Aquarium Fish Laboratory of Aquaculture Department, Faculty of Aquatic Sciences, Istanbul University
Histochemical characterization of convict cichlid
(Amatitlania nigrofasciata) Intestinal goblet cells.
Abstract.--In September 2007 and May 2014, the Asian fish tapeworm, Bothriocephalus acheilognathi Yamaguti,1934 (Cestoda: Bothriocephalidea), was found in populations of the non-native convict cichlid
(Archocentrus nigrofasciatus) and mosquitofish (Gambusia affinis) collected from the discharge channel of a water treatment plant in Los Angeles County.
This paper reports the first record of a population of the Neotropical convict cichlid
, Amatitlania nigrofasciata (Gunther, 1867) from Iran, the second record of this species from the Middle East and the only known extant wild population in the region.
niloticus), one was accidentally introduced as an ornamental fish (convict cichlid
Amatitlania nigrofasciata), and three had been translocated to the reserve (mesa silverside Menidia jordani, porthole livebearer Poeciliopsis gracilis, and green swordtail Xiphophorus hellerii).
Fin digging and leaf lifting by the convict cichlid
, Cichlasoma nigrofasciatum: examples of parental food provisioning.
The effects of numerical density of adult fish on reproduction and parental behaviour in the convict cichlid
fish Cichlasoma nigrofasciatum (Gunther).
One specimen of another cichlid (convict cichlid
, Cichlasoma nigrofasciatum) was seined from the San Marcos River in the same area on 19 September 1989.
In the present study, some histochemical features of goblet cells of the intestine of convict cichlid
The anaesthetic effects of quinaldine sulphate, muscle relaxant diazepam and their combination on convict cichlid
, Cichlasoma nigrofasciatum (GUnther, 1867) juveniles.
Gender differences in aggressive behavior in convict cichlids
The territorial prior residence effect in convict cichlids
(Cichlasoma nigrofasciatum Gunther): temporal aspects of establishment and retention, and proximate mechanisms.