Taxon profile


Chocolate Cichlid
Hypselecara coryphaenoides Heckel, 1840

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Cichlidae - cichlids »  genus Hypselecara

Scientific synonyms

Heros coryphaenoides Heckel, 1840
Cichlasoma arnoldi Ahl, 1936
Chuco axelrodi Fernández-Yépez, 1972
Heros niger Heckel, 1840
Centrarchus niger Jardine, 1843

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [47067]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/12408]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Hypselecara coryphaenoides (Heckel, 1840)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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