WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlidae Bonaparte, 1835

151383  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151383)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAstronotinae
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromis Günther, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia Smith, 1840 (synonym)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlasomatinae Kullander, 1998 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlinae Bonaparte, 1835
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCichlidae incertae sedis
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlinae Bonaparte, 1835
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarichthys Eigenmann, 1912
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcaronia Myers, 1940
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcharnes Müller & Troschel, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichla Bloch & Schneider, 1801
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequidens Eigenmann & Bray, 1894
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmatitlania Schmitter-Soto, 2007
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilophus Agassiz, 1859
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAndinoacara Musilová, Říĉan & Novák, 2009
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApistogramma Regan, 1913
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApistogrammoides Meinken, 1965
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchocentrus Gill, 1877
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstatheros Pellegrin, 1904
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstronotus Swainson, 1839
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustraloheros Rícan & Kullander, 2006
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiotodoma Eigenmann & Kennedy, 1903
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiotoecus Eigenmann & Kennedy, 1903
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBujurquina Kullander, 1986
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaquetaia Fowler, 1945
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetobranchopsis Steindachner, 1875
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetobranchus Heckel, 1840
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiapaheros McMahan & Piller, 2015
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChocoheros Říčan & Piálek, 2016
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChortiheros Říčan & Dragová, 2016
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichla Bloch & Schneider, 1801
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlasoma Swainson, 1839
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlosoma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlasoma Swainson, 1839 (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCincelichthys McMahan & Piller, 2015
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCleithracara Kullander & Nijssen, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongolapia Dunz, Vreven & Schliewen, 2012
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrenicara Steindachner, 1875
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrenicichla Heckel, 1840
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribroheros Říčan & Piálek, 2016
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptoheros Allgayer, 2001
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDarienheros Říčan & Novák, 2016
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicrossus Steindachner, 1875
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophagus Heckel, 1840
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGuianacara Kullander & Nijssen, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnogeophagus Miranda Ribeiro, 1918
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerichthys Baird & Girard, 1854
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeroina Kullander, 1996
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeros Heckel, 1840
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplarchus Kaup, 1860
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypselecara Kullander, 1986
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypsophrys Agassiz, 1859
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsthmoheros Říčan & Novák, 2016
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIvanacara Römer & Hahn, 2007
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKihnichthys McMahan & Matamoros, 2015
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKrobia Kullander & Nijssen, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKronoheros Říčan & Piálek, 2016
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaetacara Kullander, 1986
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaskaheros McMahan & Piller, 2015
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMayaheros Říčan & Piálek, 2016
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMazarunia Kullander, 1990
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoheros McMahan & Chakrabarty, 2015
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonauta Günther, 1862
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMikrogeophagus Meulengracht-Madsen, 1968
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNandopsis Gill, 1862
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNannacara Regan, 1905
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNosferatu De la Maza-Benignos, Ornelas-Garcia, Lozano-Vilanio, García-Ramírex et al., 2014
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscura McMahan & Chakrabarty, 2015
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParachromis Agassiz, 1859
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaneetroplus Regan, 1905
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetenia Günther, 1862
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophyllum Heckel, 1840
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetroculus Eigenmann & Bray, 1894
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRheoheros McMahan & Matamoros, 2015
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRocio Schmitter-Soto, 2007
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRondonacara Ottoni & Mattos, 2015
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSatanoperca Günther, 1862
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphysodon Heckel, 1840
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacara Myers, 1935
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTahuantinsuyoa Kullander, 1986
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalamancaheros Říčan & Novák, 2016
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeleocichla Kullander, 1988
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheraps Günther, 1862
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThorichthys Meek, 1904
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTomocichla Regan, 1908
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichromis McMahan & Chakrabarty, 2015
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUaru Heckel, 1840
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWajpamheros Říčan & Piálek, 2016
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCromis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromis Cuvier, 1814 (misspelling)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtroplinae Kullander, 1998
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophaginae Haseman, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlinae Bonaparte, 1835
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterochromidinae Kullander, 1998 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocrenilabrinae Fowler, 1934
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphthalmochromis Poll, 1956 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphthalmotilapia Pellegrin, 1904
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocrenilabrinae Fowler, 1934
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbactochromis Oliver & Arnegard, 2010
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcolapia Thys van den Audenaerde, 1969
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllochromis Greenwood, 1980
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlticorpus Stauffer & McKaye, 1988
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAltolamprologus Poll, 1986
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnomalochromis Greenwood, 1985
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAristochromis Trewavas, 1935
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstatoreochromis Pellegrin, 1904
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstatotilapia Pellegrin, 1904
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulonocara Regan, 1922
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulonocranus Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaileychromis Poll, 1986
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybates Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenitochromis Lamboj, 2001
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthochromis Poll, 1986
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoulengerochromis Pellegrin, 1904
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallochromis Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaprichromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiopharynx Poll, 1942
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalinochromis Poll, 1974
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChampsochromis Boulenger, 1915
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheilochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChetia Trewavas, 1961
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilochromis Boulenger, 1902
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilotilapia Boulenger, 1908
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromidotilapia Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoelotilapia Dunz & Schliewen, 2013
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongochromis Stiassny & Schliewen, 2007
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopadichromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoptodon Gervais, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia Smith, 1840 (synonym)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoptodus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoptodon Gervais, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia Smith, 1840 (lapsus calami)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorematodus Boulenger, 1897
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenochromis Pfeffer, 1893
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenopharynx Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCunningtonia Boulenger, 1906
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyathochromis Trewavas, 1935
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyathopharynx Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclopharynx Poll, 1948
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynotilapia Regan, 1922
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyphotilapia Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprichromis Scheuermann, 1977
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyrtocara Boulenger, 1902
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDanakilia Thys van den Audenaerde, 1969
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDimidiochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplotaxodon Trewavas, 1935
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDivandu Lamboj & Snoeks, 2000
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDocimodus Boulenger, 1897
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEclectochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctodus Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnantiopus Boulenger, 1906
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnigmatochromis Lamboj, 2009
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEretmodus Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtia Schliewen & Stiassny, 2003
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExochochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossorochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaurochromis Greenwood, 1980
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenyochromis Trewavas, 1935
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyrochromis Boulenger, 1901
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathochromis Poll, 1981
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGobiocichla Kanazawa, 1951
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatotria Boulenger, 1899
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreenwoodochromis Poll, 1983
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaligenes Günther, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia Smith, 1840
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplochromis Hilgendorf, 1888
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplotaxodon Boulenger, 1906
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemibates Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemichromis Peters, 1857
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitaeniochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitilapia Boulenger, 1902
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterochromis Regan, 1922
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterotilapia Regan, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerotilapia Pellegrin, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchocentrus Gill, 1877 (Objectively invalid; preoccupied)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplotilapia Hilgendorf, 1888
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInterochromis Yamaoka, Hori & Kuwamura, 1998
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIodotropheus Oliver & Loiselle, 1972
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIranocichla Coad, 1982
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJulidochromis Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKonia Trewavas, 1972
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabeotropheus Ahl, 1926
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabidochromis Trewavas, 1935
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLamprologus Schilthuis, 1891
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidiolamprologus Pellegrin, 1904
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochromis Bleeker, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudochromis Rüppell, 1835
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLestradea Poll, 1943
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinops Regan, 1922
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLichnochromis Trewavas, 1935
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimbochromis Greenwood, 1987
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnochromis Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnotilapia Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithochromis Lippitsch & Seehausen, 1998
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobochilotes Boulenger, 1915
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacropleurodus Regan, 1922
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaravichromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaylandia Meyer & Foerster, 1984
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMbipia Lippitsch & Seehausen, 1998
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMchenga Stauffer & Konings, 2006
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanochromis Trewavas, 1935
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanogenes Bleeker, 1863 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon Rüppell, 1852
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrochromis Johnson, 1975
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyaka Trewavas, 1972
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMylochromis Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaevochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanochromis Pellegrin, 1904
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeochromis Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeolamprologus Colombé & Allgayer, 1985
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotilapia Regan, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis Günther, 1889
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNimbochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNyassachromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphthalmotilapia Pellegrin, 1904
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis Günther, 1889
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthochromis Greenwood, 1954
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOtopharynx Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPallidochromis Turner, 1994
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacyprichromis Poll, 1986
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalabidochromis Greenwood, 1956
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParananochromis Greenwood, 1987
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelmatochromis Steindachner, 1894
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelmatolapia Thys van den Audenaerde, 1969
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelvicachromis Thys van den Audenaerde, 1968
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissodus Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrochromis Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrotilapia Trewavas, 1935
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPharyngochromis Greenwood, 1979
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacidochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatytaeniodus Boulenger, 1906
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlecodus Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtomelas Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocrenilabrus Fowler, 1934
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudosimochromis Nelissen, 1977
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudotropheus Regan, 1922
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterochromis Trewavas, 1973
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPundamilia Seehausen & Lippitsch, 1998
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPungu Trewavas, 1972
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyxichromis Greenwood, 1980
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReganochromis Whitley, 1929
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhamphochromis Regan, 1922
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargochromis Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon Rüppell, 1852
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarothredon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon Rüppell, 1852 (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchubotzia Boulenger, 1914
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchwetzochromis Poll, 1948
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaenochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranochromis Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimochromis Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpathodus Boulenger, 1900
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteatocranus Boulenger, 1899
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStigmatochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomatepia Trewavas, 1962
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniolethrinops Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTangachromis Poll, 1981
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanganicodus Poll, 1950
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelapia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia Smith, 1840 (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeleogramma Boulenger, 1899
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatochromis Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoracochromis Greenwood, 1979
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThysochromis Daget, 1988
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia Smith, 1840
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTramitichromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrematocara Boulenger, 1899
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrematochromis Poll, 1987
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrematocranus Trewavas, 1935
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriglachromis Poll & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1974
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTristramella Trewavas, 1942
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTropheops Trewavas, 1984
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTropheus Boulenger, 1898
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTylochromis Regan, 1920
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTyrannochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVariabilichromis Colombé & Allgayer, 1985
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenochromis Boulenger, 1899
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenotilapia Boulenger, 1899
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYssichromis Greenwood, 1980
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychochrominae Sparks, 2004
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetroculinae Kullander, 1998 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlinae Bonaparte, 1835
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcara Heckel, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstronotus Swainson, 1839
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromis Günther, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia Smith, 1840 (misspelling)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: Central and South America, Texas...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: Central and South America, Texas (1 species), West Indies, Africa, Madagascar, Syria, and coastal India. Some species widely introduced. Body shape quite variable, mostly moderately deep and compressed. A nostril on each side of head. Interrupted lateral line. Scales in lateral lines may be over 100, usually 20-50. Dorsal fin usually with 7-25 spines and 5-30 soft rays. Spines in anal fin 3-15 (generally 3); soft rays 4-15 (a few with 30). Subocular shelf absent. About 80 cm maximum length, in Boulengerochromis microlepis. Colorful cichlids are reared as aquarium fish. Breeding activities highly organized. Parental care in 3 forms: mouthbrooding, substratebrooding, and substratebrooding of eggs then mouthbrooding of young. Species flocks are reported from Africa. [details]
Bailly, N. (2015). Cichlidae Bonaparte, 1835. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151383 on 2017-12-11

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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. Zootaxa. 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: Central and South America, Texas (1 species), West Indies, Africa, Madagascar, Syria, and coastal India. Some species widely introduced. Body shape quite variable, mostly moderately deep and compressed. A nostril on each side of head. Interrupted lateral line. Scales in lateral lines may be over 100, usually 20-50. Dorsal fin usually with 7-25 spines and 5-30 soft rays. Spines in anal fin 3-15 (generally 3); soft rays 4-15 (a few with 30). Subocular shelf absent. About 80 cm maximum length, in Boulengerochromis microlepis. Colorful cichlids are reared as aquarium fish. Breeding activities highly organized. Parental care in 3 forms: mouthbrooding, substratebrooding, and substratebrooding of eggs then mouthbrooding of young. Species flocks are reported from Africa. [details]
 



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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcichlids  [details]