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Synonyms for cichlid

freshwater fishes of tropical America and Africa and Asia similar to American sunfishes

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73 km2; 40 000 m3) compared to the other Nicaraguan crater lakes that house multiple described Midas cichlid species.
Two of the last-known Mangarahara cichlid are in captivity at London Zoo, but unfortunately they are both males.
All I'm saying is, if the contestants all get up one morning to find those cichlids flapping and suffocating on the carpet in a vain attempt to make a break for the door, then don't tell the RSPCA I didn't warn you.
Proximate costs of fighting in male cichlid fish: the role of injuries and energy metabolism.
The physiology of digestion of blue-green algae in the cichlid fish Tilapia nilotica.
Comparison of testes structure, spermatogenesis, and spermatocytogenesis in young, aging, and hybrid cichlid fish (Cichlidae, Teleostei).
SKELMERSDALE: Fishkeeping expert Peter Liptrot of Bolton Aquarium will give a talk to members of the North West Cichlid Group at the British Legion club on Friday at 8.
Tilapia are members of the Cichlid family of fishes, one of the oldest known families of fish existing today.
The peacock bass is actually not a bass at all; it is in the cichlid family.
This paper reports the first record of a population of the Neotropical convict cichlid, Amatitlania nigrofasciata (Gunther, 1867) from Iran, the second record of this species from the Middle East and the only known extant wild population in the region.
Specifically, researchers examined the cichlid fish Neolamprologus pulcher, a highly social species found in Lake Tanganyika in Africa.
Parental investment of a biparental cichlid fish, Cichlasoma nigrofasciatum, in relation to brood size and past investment.
Four hundred and twenty mixed-sex fingerlings of the cichlid, Oreochromis niloticus of the same broodstock (mean weight 0.