Adult at Motzorongo
Adult of Thorichthys maculipinnis at Motzorongo, Papaloapan drainage [Mexico].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (06-Apr-2021). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Thorichthys

Group
Helleri

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
22-Dec-2017

Thorichthys maculipinnis (Steindachner, 1864)

Chescla; Spotcheek cichlid.


Original description as Heros maculipinnis:

ZooBank:DC16364D-2885-4539-9B85-2975595BFBA3.

  • Steindachner, Franz. 1864. "Beitr├Ąge zur Kenntniss der Chromiden Mejico's und Central-Amerika's". Denkschriften der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Classe der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien. v. 23 (n. 2); 57-74 (ffm00248)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Thorichthys maculipinnis is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2018). Most populations of Thorichthys maculipinnis appear to these days stable in their natural distribution.

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