Tomocichla tuba

The Tomocichla tuba lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater, pH range: 6.8 - 8.0, dH range: 4 environment.

Tomocichla tuba, or Tuba cichlid is a freshwater fish within the cichlid family. It inhabits fastmoving waters on the Atlantic slope of Central America in Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama. Stub icon This Cichlidae-related article is a stub. More

Tomocichla tuba in the aquarium of Willem Heijns .Photo by Willem Heijns. determiner Willem Heijns. Tomocichla tuba (Meek, 1912) - Curator: Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. More

Tomocichla tuba is a large cichlid. It breeds in fast water and is the most abundant cichlid in the river. Adult females are 9 inches long and adult males are 13 inches long. More

A pair of Tomocichla tuba with eggs in the Rio Puerto Viejo, Heredia Province, Costa Rica. The female is on the left; she is about 9 inches in total length. The male, on the right, is about 14 inches in total length. More

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Tomocichla tuba, a fascinating cichlid fish found in eastern Costa Rica, which I have studied for many years at the La Selva Biological Station and elsewhere in Costa Rica. More

Common names

Moga verde in Spanish (español)
Tuba in Spanish (español)
Tuubakirjoahven in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Vieja in Spanish (español)
管丽体鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
管麗體魚 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Tomocichla
Species : Tomocichla tuba
Authority : Meek, 1912