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Parachromis loisellei
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Parachromis loisellei

(Bussing 1989)

Parachromis loisellei was originally described as Cichlasoma loisellei by Bussing in 1989. It belongs to the family Cichlidae and subfamily Cichlinae. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   loisellei
AuthorWI   Bussing [W. A.]
AuthorNI   Bussing
Qualification   ---
Year   1989
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cichliformes Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Cichlinae Cichlinae
Genus   Parachromis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Subfamily   Cichlinae
Genus   Parachromis
Original Name   Cichlasoma        
Taxon Name   loisellei
Original Combination   Cichlasoma loisellei
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Cichlasoma loisellei
OriginalSubGenus   Cichlasoma
Original Author   Bussing
Original AuthorWI   Bussing [W. A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1989
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Cichlinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Río San Miguel, tributary or River Matina on road to Puerto Limón, Limón Province, Costa Rica, elevation 12 meters.
Types   Paratypes: ANSP; LACM (11 lots, 61 spec.); UCR; UMMZ 203897 (8, 1 skel.), 103898 (8); UF; USNM.
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   LACM 44405-1 [ex UCR 1126-8]
Journal   Rev. Biol. Trop.
Citation   v. 37 (no. 2)
Page   153
Illustrations   Fig. 1

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Parachromis loisellei
Current Species loisellei
Current Genus Parachromis
Current AuthorWI Heckel [J. J.]
Current AuthorNI Heckel
Current Year 1840
Current Family Cichlidae
Current Subfamily
Cichlinae Cichlinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water
Habitat Notes Inhabits sluggish water of streams, backwaters, and swamps. Feed on aquatic and terrestrial insects,and only occasionally take in fish.

Current Summary   Synonym of Parachromis friedrichsthalii  (Heckel 1840). Cichlidae: Cichlinae.
Name History   •Valid as Cichlasoma loisellei Bussing 1989 -- (Conkel 1993:122 [ref. 22949]). •Valid as Nandopsis loisellei (Bussing 1989) -- (Burgess 2000:50 [ref. 24818]). •Valid as Parachromis loisellei (Bussing 1989) -- (Bussing 1998:364 [ref. 24179], Kullander in Reis et al. 2003:640 [ref. 27061], Miller 2006:363 [ref. 28615], Matamoros et al. 2009:22 [ref. 31241], Angulo et al. 2013:1005 [ref. 33194], Říčan et al. 2016:32 [ref. 34357]). •Synonym of Parachromis friedrichsthalii (Heckel 1840) -- (Morgenstern 2018:258 [ref. 36331]).

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dovii Parachromis dovii (Günther [A.] 1864)Valid
friedrichsthalii Parachromis friedrichsthalii (Heckel [J. J.] 1840)Valid
gulosus Parachromis gulosus Agassiz [L.] 1859Synonym
managuensis Parachromis managuensis (Günther [A.] 1867)Valid
motaguensis Parachromis motaguensis (Günther [A.] 1867)Valid
sacra Parachromis sacra (Günther [A.] 1865)Synonym
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