Adult from Chancala River
An adult of Wajpamheros nourissati from Chancala River, Usumacinta drainage [Mexico], in the aquarium of Michael Kwist [Netherlands]. Photo by Michael Kwist. (27-Apr-2011). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Wajpamheros

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
15-Aug-2016

Wajpamheros nourissati (Allgayer, 1989)

Bluemouth cichlid; Mojarra de labios gruesos; Panza negra.


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Original description as Theraps nourissati:

ZooBank:FC887CF0-4B14-4730-BE2C-0A75F4035CBF.

  • Allgayer, Robert. 1989. "Révision et redescription du genre Theraps Günther 1862. Description de deux espèces nouvelles du Mexique (Pisces, Perciformes, Cichlidae)". Revue Française des Cichlidophiles. vol. 10 (n. 90): pp. 4-30 (crc00144)

Conservation: Wajpamheros nourissati is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species. Not listed in the Mexican Official Norm NOM-059-ECOL-2001.