Similar Items. A revision of the South American cichlid genus Cichlasoma By: Kullander, Sven O Published: (); Taxonomic studies on the percoid freshwater. Buy Cichlid Fishes of the Amazon River Drainage of Peru by Sven O Kullander ( ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and. Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Research Division, Swedish Museum of Natural History, – Cichlidae – pages.

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They are typically colourful Fish, and often sexually dichromic the males and females Cichlid Fishes of Western Africa.

This paper is based on personal field work and review of most museum collections of Peruvian cichlids, encompassing a total of well over specimens. They are small Fish, never exceeding 60 mm in length, the males growing larger than the females and typically being more brightly coloured.

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Cichlid Fishes of the Amazon River Drainage of Peru

Cichlid Fish of the genus Apistogramma are found in waterways across tropical South America. Conservation of Freshwater Fishes. Conservation Land Management CLM is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles.


Swedish Museum of Natural History. The males are an iridescent blue with red marks around the scales of the lateral band, the females are similar but with black marks. Click to have a closer look. Tanganyika Cichlids in their Natural Habitat.

Map showing the locality where Apistogramma ortegai was found.

The stream is small 50 cm at its deepest and runs through an area of thick forest. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Sciency Thoughts: A new species of Cichlid Fish from the Amazon Basin in Peru.

Newer Post Older Post Home. Keep up-to-date with NHBS products, news and offers. There are currently 84 known species, of which 18 are found in the Peruvian Amazon Basin.

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Apistogrammaortegai was found only in a single small stream, which fed into a tributary of the Ampyiacu River, which in turn runs into the Amazon. Go to Conservation Land Management. Posted by Joe Bauwens at A new species of Cichlid Fish from Lake Tanganyika. Apistogramma ortegailive colouration in male A and female B. Locality where Apistogramma ortegai was found. Customer Reviews Review this book. It is a deep bodied, flattened Fish reaching a maximum recorded length of British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists.


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In zmazon Company of Seahorses. Its principal aim is to serve as a basic treatise on the taxonomy and distribution of the western Amazonian cichlids, including also an analysis of distribution patterns in that area. Bestsellers in Bony Fishes.