Cichlidae

Mcmahan, Caleb D., Matamoros, Wilfredo A., Álvarez Calderón, Francisco S., Henríquez, Wendy Yamileth, Recinos, H. Michelle, Chakrabarty, Prosanta, Barraza, Enrique & Herrera, Néstor, 2013, Checklist of the Inland Fishes of El Salvador, Zootaxa 3608 (6), pp. 440-456: 451-452

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3608.6.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:8B60241F-8229-49B8-9B28-0CAC90614E38

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/E17A4F2C-FFC4-FFC9-FF68-4E0EFE7EFB77

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Cichlidae
status

 

Family Cichlidae  

Secondary

Amatitlania coatepeque Schmitter-Soto, 2007 (Endemic)   (Mojarra del Coatepeque   , Coatepeque   convict cichlid) Hydrographic zone: Lago Coatepeque  

Department: Santa Ana

Amatitlania nigrofasciata (Günther, 1867)  

(Burra/Burrita, Convict cichlid)

Hydrographic zones: Río Lempa, Río Paz, Cara Sucia San Pedro, Grande de Sonsonate, Río Grande de San Miguel Departments: Ahuachahapán, Sonsonate, San Miguel, Morazán, Santa Ana, Chalatenango, Cuscatlán

Amphilophus longimanus (Günther, 1867)   (Machaca, Red breast cichlid)

Hydrographic zone: Río Lempa Department: Santa Ana

Amphilophus macracanthus (Günther, 1864)  

(Mojarra negra, Blackthroat cichlid)

Hydrographic zones: Río Lempa, Río Paz, Cara Sucia San Pedro, Río Grande de San Miguel Departments: Ahuachapán, San Miguel, Santa Ana, Cuscatlán

Cichlasoma   ’ trimaculatum (Günther, 1867)

(Istataua, Three spot cichlid)

Hydrographic zones: Río Lempa, Cara Sucia San Pedro, Río Grande de San Miguel Departments: Ahuachapán, San Salvador, San Miguel, Santa Ana, Cuscatlán Cryptoheros cutteri (Fowler, 1932)  

( Congo hondureño, Honduran congo)

Hydrographic zones: Río Lempa, Río Grande de San Miguel Departments: San Miguel, Santa Ana

Oreochromis niloticus (Linneaus, 1758) (Introduced)   ( Tilapia, Nile   tilapia)

Hydrographic zone: Grande de Sonsonate Departments: Sonsonate, Santa Ana

Parachromis dovii (Günther 1864) (Introduced)   (Guapote, Wolf cichlid)

Hydrographic zone: Río Lempa Department: Santa Ana

Parachromis managuensis (Günther, 1867) (Introduced)   (Guapote tigre, Jaguar guapote)

Hydrographic zones: Río Lempa, Río Paz, Rio Grande de San Miguel Departments: Ahuachapán, San Miguel, Santa Ana

Parachromis motaguensis (Günther, 1867)  

(Guapote, False yellowjacket cichlid)

Hydrographic zones: Río Lempa, Río Paz, Río Grande de San Miguel, Lago Coatepeque   Departments: Ahuachahpán, La Libertad, San Salvador, San Miguel, Santa Ana

Paraneetroplus guttulatus (Günther, 1864)   (Mojarra de Amatitlán, Amatitlán cichlid) Hydrographic zone: Lago Coatepeque   Department: Santa Ana