Paraneetroplus gibbiceps (Steindachner, 1864)
Teapa cichlid
Mojarra del Teapa,  Teapa cichlid,  Corrientero verde,  Roquera
Paraneetroplus gibbiceps
photo by DATZ

Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Cichlasomatinae
Max. size:  23 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Central America: Atlantic slope, in the Usumacinta River basin, Mexico.
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 18 September 2018 Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:  Known from the Usumacinta River basin (Ref. 36377). Found in the reaches of the Rio Grijalva basin (Ref. 7335).

Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 29.04.97
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 27.11.08
Checked by: Kullander, Sven O. - 14.03.01

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