Sinaloan cichlid

The Sinaloan cichlid lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater, brackish, pH range: 7.5, dH range: 10 - 23 environment.

The Sinaloan cichlid is a large fish, up to 10 or more inches (25 cm) long. The species is similar in form to sunfish, with co-joined spiny and soft portions of the dorsal fins. Coloration varies depending upon breeding condition. More

Sinaloan cichlid, a fish which is severely endangered in most of its range by introduced tilapia. More

Common names

Beans Buntbarsch in German (Deutsch)
green guapote in English
mojarra de Sinaloa in Spanish (español)
Mojarra verde in Spanish (español)
Sinaloa cichlid in English
Sinaloan cichlid in English
Tsikhlasoma in Russian (русский язык)
Varaanikirjoahven in Finnish (suomen kieli)
比氏丽体鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
比氏麗體魚 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Cichlasoma
Species : Cichlasoma beani
Authority : Jordan, 1889