Adult in the aquarium
Adult of Chortiheros wesseli in the aquarium of Rusty Wessel in Louisville.Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Chortiheros

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
21-Sep-2016

Chortiheros wesseli (Miller, 1996)


Original description as Theraps wesseli:

ZooBank:6E2E8166-9B22-409B-ABFF-8E97D62C6A90.

  • Miller, Robert Rush. 1996. "Theraps wesseli, a new species of cichlid fish from the Caribbean slope of northern Honduras". Tropical Fish Hobbyist Magazine. (44); 10 (#484); pp. 179-183 (crc00058)

Conservation: Chortiheros wesseli is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.

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