Preserved specimen of Cichlasoma frontale present in the Field Museum of Natural History [Chicago] with registration FMNH 6358. Reproduced here based on CC BY-NC publication rights.Photo by anonymous . (07-Oct-2010).


Cichlasoma frontale Meek, 1909

Considered a synonym of Talamancaheros sieboldii (Kner, 1863)

  • Meek, Seth Eugene. 1914. "An annotated list of fishes known to occur in the fresh waters of Costa Rica". Field Museum of Natural History, Publications, Zo├Âlogical Series. v. 10(n. 10), pp. 101-134 (crc05728)

Original description as Cichlasoma frontale:


  • Meek, Seth Eugene. 1909. "New species of fishes from tropical America". Field Columbian Museum Publication. Ser. Pp. 207-211 (crc00276)
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