Preserved specimen of Cichlasoma granadense present in the Field Museum of Natural History [Chicago] with registration FMNH 5951. Reproduced here based on CC BY-NC publication rights.Photo by anonymous . (07-Oct-2010).



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Cichlasoma granadense Meek, 1907

Considered a synonym of Amphilophus citrinellus (G√ľnther, 1864)

  • Villa, Jaime. 1976. "Systematic Status of the Cichlid Fishes Cichlasoma dorsatum, C. granadense and C. nigritum Meek". in: T.B. Thorson (Ed.) Investigations of the Ichthyofauna of Nicaraguan Lakes. University of Nebraska - Lincoln. pp. 375-383 (crc05661)

Original description as Cichlasoma granadense:


  • Meek, Seth Eugene. 1907. "Synopsis of the fishes of the great lakes of Nicaragua". Field Columbian Museum Publication. Vol. 7 (4): pp. 97-132 (crc01362)
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