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C.A.R.E.S: List of the cichlid species in the CARES conservation priority species at risk list.


Cichlids in the CARES Conservation Priority Species at Risk List

CARES species status all EX EW CR EN VU NT
[ ] [ North America ] [ Central America ] [ South America ] [ Africa ] [ Asia ] [ Madagascar ] [ Middle East ]

North America

bartoni, Herichthys (EN)
labridens, Herichthys (EN)
minckleyi, Herichthys (EN)
steindachneri, Herichthys (EN)
tepehua, Herichthys (VU)

Central America

altoflava, Amatitlania (DD)
bussingi, Cribroheros (EN)
callolepis, Thorichthys (DD)
istlanus, Amphilophus (LC)
lyonsi, Amphilophus (EN)
myrnae, Amatitlania (EN)
nanolutea, Amatitlania (DD)
rhytisma, Cribroheros (LC)
septemfasciata, Amatitlania (LC)
spinosissima, Rocio (LC)

South America

Africa

acidens, Haplochromis (DD)
aelocephalus, Haplochromis (CR)
aeneocolor, Astatotilapia (VU)
alcalicus, Oreochromis (EN)
amphimelas, Oreochromis (NT)
annectidens, Haplochromis (CR)
argens, Haplochromis (EN)
argenteus, Haplochromis (CR)
atripinnis, Copadichromis (LC)
bakossiorum, Coptodon (CR)
barbarae, Astatotilapia (CR)
bayoni, Haplochromis (DD)
beadlei, Haplochromis (CR)
bemini, Coptodon (CR)
bicolor, Haplochromis (VU)
brevis, Chetia (EN)
brownae, Astatotilapia (CR)
bythobates, Coptodon (CR)
caroli, Sarotherodon (CR)
cavifrons, Haplochromis (DD)
chilotes, Haplochromis (LC)
chromogynos, Haplochromis (VU)
chungruruensis, Oreochromis (CR)
crassilabris, Haplochromis (CR)
cristatus, Hemichromis (EN)
cryptodon, Haplochromis (DD)
cyaneus, Haplochromis (EN)
cyanostictus, Eretmodus (NT)
deckerti, Coptodon (CR)
degeni, Platytaeniodus (LC)
desfontainii, Astatotilapia (EN)
dikume, Konia (CR)
eisentrauti, Konia (CR)
erythrocephalus, Haplochromis (DD)
fischeri, Haplochromis (VU)
flaviijosephi, Astatotilapia (VU)
flavus, Coptodon (CR)
flavus, Haplochromis (LC)
franchettii, Danakilia (EN)
gigas, Neochromis (VU)
grahami, Oreochromis (VU)
greenwoodi, Neochromis (LC)
guiarti, Haplochromis (CR)
guinasana, Tilapia (CR)
gutturosus, Coptodon (CR)
heusinkveldi, Haplochromis (CR)
howesi, Haplochromis (VU)
hunteri, Oreochromis (CR)
igneopinnis, Pundamilia (EN)
imbrifernus, Coptodon (CR)
ishmaeli, Haplochromis (CR)
jipe, Oreochromis (CR)
karomo, Oreochromis (CR)
karongae, Oreochromis (EN)
katavi, Astatotilapia (VU)
kottae, Coptodon (EN)
labiatus, Haplochromis (NT)
laparogramma, Haplochromis (LC)
latifasciata, Astatotilapia (CR)
latilabris, Oreochromis (VU)
lidole, Oreochromis (EN)
linnellii, Sarotherodon (CR)
lividus, Haplochromis (DD)
lohbergeri, Sarotherodon (CR)
lucanusi, Enigmatochromis (VU)
lutea, Mbipia (VU)
maclareni, Pungu (CR)
macracanthus, Lethrinops (EN)
macrocephala, Pundamilia (VU)
macrophthalmus, Lethrinops (VU)
mariae, Stomatepia (CR)
maxillaris, Haplochromis (VU)
melanopterus, Haplochromis (VU)
micrentodon, Lethrinops (EN)
microdon, Lethrinops (EN)
microdon, Haplochromis (CR)
mongo, Stomatepia (CR)
myaka, Myaka (CR)
ndalalani, Oreochromis (VU)
nigrodorsalis, Benitochromis (EN)
nuchisquamulatus, Haplochromis (DD)
nyererei, Pundamilia (LC)
obliquidens, Haplochromis (VU)
orthostoma, Pyxichromis (VU)
pangani, Oreochromis (CR)
parvidens, Haplochromis (CR)
parvidens, Lethrinops (LC)
perrieri, Haplochromis (CR)
phytophagus, Haplochromis (DD)
piceatus, Haplochromis (EN)
pindu, Stomatepia (CR)
pundamilia, Pundamilia (LC)
pyrrhocephalus, Haplochromis (LC)
retrodens, Haplochromis (VU)
riponianus, Haplochromis (LC)
robertsi, Limbochromis (EN)
rubripinnis, Lithochromis (LC)
rufocaudalis, Neochromis (LC)
rufus, Lithochromis (LC)
rukwaensis, Oreochromis (VU)
sacrimontis, Pelvicachromis (VU)
sauvagei, Haplochromis (VU)
silviae, Pelvicachromis (VU)
simotes, Neochromis (DD)
snyderae, Coptodon (CR)
sp. 'blue bar', Pundamilia (VU)
sp. 'golden duck', Haplochromis (NT)
sp. 'kenya gold', Haplochromis (EN)
sp. 'kyoga flameback', Haplochromis (CR)
sp. 'madonna', Neochromis (NT)
sp. 'orange rock hunter', Haplochromis (EW)
sp. 'porthole', Mbipia (NT)
sp. 'red fin piebald', Paralabidochromis (CR)
sp. 'red tail sheller', Platytaeniodus (VU)
sp. 'salmon', Haplochromis (EN)
sp. 'silver stilleto', Haplochromis (NT)
spongotroktis, Coptodon (CR)
squamipinnis, Oreochromis (EN)
steinbachi, Sarotherodon (CR)
stridei, Lethrinops (EN)
taurinus, Haplochromis (LC)
thereuterion, Haplochromis (VU)
thysi, Coptodon (CR)
ufermanni, Benitochromis (EN)
variabilis, Oreochromis (CR)
velifer, Astatotilapia (VU)
victoriae, Paralabidochromis (DD)
welcommei, Allochromis (VU)
xanthopteryx, Lithochromis (VU)

Asia

canarensis, Etroplus (EN)

Madagascar

betsileanus, Ptychochromoides (CR)
curvidens, Ptychochromis (DD)
dambabe, Paretroplus (VU)
damii, Paretroplus (VU)
grandidieri, Ptychochromis (LC)
inornatus, Ptychochromis (EN)
insolitus, Ptychochromis (CR)
katria, Katria (EN)
kieneri, Paretroplus (VU)
loisellei, Ptychochromis (EN)
maculatus, Paretroplus (CR)
makira, Ptychochromis (DD)
maromandia, Paretroplus (EN)
menarambo, Paretroplus (CR)
nourissati, Paretroplus (EN)
oligacanthus, Ptychochromis (EN)
polleni, Paratilapia (VU)
polyactis, Paretroplus (LC)
tsimoly, Paretroplus (EN)
typus, Paratilapia (VU)
vondrozo, Ptychochromoides (EN)

Middle East

sacra, Tristramella (EX)