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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Cichlidae Cichlids
Subfamily: Cichlinae
Genus: Mayaheros

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Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Mayaheros aguadae
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Max. Length 18.6 cm SL

 
Mayaheros alborus
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Max. Length 15.8 cm SL

 
Mayaheros amarus
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Central America
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Mayaheros beani (Jordan, 1889)

Photo by Photo by DATZ
 
Mayaheros beani
[Green guapote]
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Max. Length 11.3 cm SL

 
Mayaheros cienagae
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Max. Length 6.4 cm SL

 
Mayaheros conchitae
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Max. Length 12.2 cm SL

 
Mayaheros ericymba
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Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

 
Mayaheros mayorum
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Max. Length 11 cm TL

 
Mayaheros stenozonus
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Mayaheros trispilus
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Max. Length 16 cm SL

 
Mayaheros troschelii
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Central America
Max. Length 39.4 cm TL
Mayaheros urophthalmus (Günther, 1862)

Photo by Photo by DATZ
 
Mayaheros urophthalmus
[Mexican mojarra]



Central America
Max. Length 10.4 cm SL
Mayaheros zebra (Hubbs, 1936)

Photo by Photo by Cattani, E.
 
Mayaheros zebra
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13 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Mayaheros aguadae Central America 9.5 SL 1936
Mayaheros alborus Central America 18.6 SL 1936
Mayaheros amarus Central America 15.8 SL 1936
Mayaheros beani Green guapote Central America 30 TL 1889
Mayaheros cienagae Central America 11.3 SL 1936
Mayaheros conchitae Central America 6.4 SL 1936
Mayaheros ericymba North America 12.2 SL 1938
Mayaheros mayorum Central America 9.6 SL 1936
Mayaheros stenozonus Central America 11 TL 1936
Mayaheros trispilus Central America 1935
Mayaheros troschelii Central America 16 SL 1867
Mayaheros urophthalmus Mexican mojarra Central America 39.4 TL 1862
Mayaheros zebra Central America 10.4 SL 1936



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