Cichlidae


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Cichlidae

[′sik·lə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The cichlids, a family of perciform fishes in the suborder Percoidei.
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Thus, the Reventazon specimens are assigned to the Cichlidae on the basis of the close resemblance of the cleithrum, vertebrae and fin rays to Proterocara (Malabarba et al.
This study provides insight on the morphological characteristics in relation to the body weight of two Cichlidae for the sustainable management of fishery in Makurdi and Nigeria at large.
Chandidae and Cichlidae two exotic fish families were represented by three species each.
La abundancia de presas encontrada en este trabajo es muy diferente a la reportada por otros autores para la familia Cichlidae en otras areas geograficas de Colombia y en el resto de Suramerica.
Cholesca Co: Amphilophus longimanus y Archocentrus multispinosus, Cichlidae.
The Rio Grande cichlid Cichlasoma cyanoguttatum is the most northern species of the Cichlidae in North America, historically occurring as far north as the Rio Grande and Pecos River (Brown 1953; Hubbs 1991).
In particular, the nearshore waters of Lakes Malawi and Tanganyika contain flocks of species, mostly members of the family Cichlidae, which may attain densities of up to 22 species and [greater than]500 individuals in a 50-[m.
Las tilapias constituyen un grupo de varias especies de la Familia Cichlidae introducidas en paises en desarrollo de regiones tropicales y subtropicales con el proposito de obtener una fuente de proteina de bajo costo de produccion.
Adebisi documented families like Cichlidae, Channidae, Gymnarchidae, Latidae, Hepsetidae, Clariidae, Osteoglossidae, e.
Fish of the genus Cichla belong to the order Perciformes and the family Cichlidae, popularly known in Brazil as peacock bass (Tucunare).
Xanthic phenotypes have been reported in a broad taxonomic array of fishes, including marine [Batrachoididae (Opsanus; Lewis, 1968), Ostraciidae (Lactophrys triqueter; Pattengill-Semmens, 1999) and Sebastidae (Sebastes; Cripe, 1998)] and numerous freshwater representatives [Adrianichthyidae (Oryzias; Goodrich, 1927), Centrachidae (Micropterus; Allen and Neill, 1953), Cichlidae (Cichlasoma and Herichthys; Webber et al.