Guapote tigre

The species is a carnivorous, highly predatory fish.

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The Guapote tigre lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater, pH range: 7.0 - 8.7, dH range: 10 - 15, depth range 3 - 10 m environment.

Guapote tigre, Cichlasoma managuense, is a predator and native to Central America. Guapote tigre is stocked with tilapia to control unwanted tilapia off-spring in grow-out ponds. More

Common names

Aztec cichlid in English
Guapote barcino in Spanish (español)
Guapote tigre in English
Guapote tigre in Spanish (español)
Jaguar cichlid in English
jaguar guapote in English
jaguar guapote in Spanish (español)
Jaguarcichlid in Swedish (Svenska)
Jaguarcichlide in Danish (dansk)
Jaguarciklide in Norwegian (Norsk)
Managua cichlid in English
Managua-Buntbarsch in German (Deutsch)
Managuense in English
mojarra de Managua in Spanish (español)
Pantterikirjoahven in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Pinta in Spanish (español)
Spotted guapote in English
Tiger guapote in English
馬拉麗體魚 in Mandarin Chinese
马拉丽体鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Parachromis
Species : Parachromis managuensis
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