Adult in lake Bacalar
An adult of Cryptoheros chetumalensis in the littoral of Lake Bacalar, Hondo River system [Mexico].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Cryptoheros

Group
Cryptoheros (subgenus)

Status
valid


Last updated on:
22-Jan-2018

Cryptoheros chetumalensis Schmitter-Soto, 2007


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Original description as Cryptoheros chetumalensis:

ZooBank:E12A0BF9-C1D7-4CBA-B1BF-9BAF7147D342.

  • Schmitter-Soto, Juan Jacobo. 2007. "A systematic revision of the genus Archocentrus (Perciformes: Cichlidae), with the description of two new genera and six new species". Zootaxa. n. 1603, pp. 1-78 (crc01457) (abstract)

Conservation: Cryptoheros chetumalensis is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2019).