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Adult from Rio Grande

Vieja zonata

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<i>Amatitlania siquia</i>, recognized as junior synonym of <i>Amatitlania nigrofasciata</i>

Amatitlania siquia, recognized as junior synonym of Amatitlania nigrofasciata — Bagley et al. (2016) prove that Amatitlania siquia is a junior synonym of A. nigrofasciata, but have not declared it so. Artigas Azas (2021:18) has recognized the synonymy and we... more

Species profile

Amatitlania nigrofasciata

Amatitlania nigrofasciata (Günther, 1867) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Many of the very interesting biology facts of this species have only been reported in recent years.

Cichla ocellaris

Cichla ocellaris Schneider, 1801 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Cichla ocellaris is the representative of the family Cichlidae.

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Favorites — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

A little used, but I believe useful feature of the Cichlid Room Companion is that of selecting favorites. Favorites are user’s selected material that is easily accessible, and in some cases be featured