Changes in behavior with increasing experience with a novel prey in fry of the Central American cichlid
, Cichlasoma managuense (Teleostei: Cichlidae).
Nearly all other South American cichlids
have a colour pattern consisting of vertical bars at some or all life stages, usually about eight.
Martinez-Palacios CA, Ross LG (1988) The feeding ecology of the Central American cichlid
Cichlasoma urophthalmus (Gunther).
The South American cichlid
genus Geophagus Heckel (1840) was reviewed and redescribed by Gosse (1976).
Though diverse, the group of some 600 South and Central American cichlid
species is also little known.
Contrasts in social behavior between Central American cichlid
fishes and coral-reef surgeon fishes.
The tucunare introduced into the Pantanal was identified as Cichla piquiti, originally from the Tocantins-Araguaia river Basin, based on Kullander and Ferreira's (2006) review of South American cichlid
Molecular systematics of Middle American cichlid
fishes and the evolution of trophic-types in Cichlasoma (Amphilophus) and C.
A revision of the South American cichlid
genus Cichlasoma (Teleostei: Cichlidae).
A revision of the fishes of the American cichlid
genus Cichlasoma and of the allied genera.