Male in the aquarium
A male of Thorichthys meeki in the aquarium of Willem Heijns [Netherlands]. The fish was received by the author back in the 80s from some friends that captured it in Guatemala.Photo by Willem Heijns. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Thorichthys

Group
Meeki

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
24-Nov-2011

Thorichthys meeki (Brind, 1918)

Boca de fuego; Chonga; Firemouth cichlid; Scarlet chanchito.


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