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Parachromis motaguensis
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Parachromis motaguensis

(Günther 1867)

Parachromis motaguensis was originally described as Heros motaguensis by Günther in 1867. It belongs to the family Cichlidae and subfamily Cichlinae. It is found in Fresh and Brackish water.
Species   motaguensis
AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
AuthorNI   Günther
Qualification   ---
Year   1867
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cichliformes Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Cichlinae Cichlinae
Genus   Parachromis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Subfamily   Cichlinae
Genus   Parachromis
Original Name   Heros        
Taxon Name   motaguensis
Original Combination   Heros motaguensis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Heros motaguensis
OriginalSubGenus   Heros
Original Author   Günther
Original AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1867
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Cichlinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Río Motagua, Guatemala (Atlantic Slope).
Types   Syntypes: (5) BMNH 1865.4.29.68-70 (3 or 4), 1865.6.10.12 (1).
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond.
Citation   1866 (pt 3)
Page   602

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Parachromis motaguensis
Current Species motaguensis
Current Genus Parachromis
Current AuthorWI Günther [A.]
Current AuthorNI Günther
Current Year 1867
Current Family Cichlidae
Current Subfamily
Cichlinae Cichlinae

Habitat freshwater, brackish.        
Water Fresh and Brackish water

Current Summary   Valid as Parachromis motaguensis  (Günther 1867). Cichlidae: Cichlinae.
Name History   •Valid as Cichlasoma motaguense (Günther 1867) -- (Conkel 1993:124 [ref. 22949], Espinosa Pérez et al. 1993:68 [ref. 22290], Greenfield & Thomerson 1997:201 [ref. 22947], Nelson et al. 2004:152 [ref. 27807]). •Valid as Parachromis motaguensis (Günther 1867) -- (Kullander in Reis et al. 2003:640 [ref. 27061], 363 [ref. 28615], Matamoros et al. 2009:22 [ref. 31241], McMahan et al. 2013:452 [ref. 32422], Page et al. 2013:157 [ref. 32708], Page et al. 2013:156 [ref. 32708], Říčan et al. 2016:32 [ref. 34357], González-Murcia et al. 2019:295 [ref. 36544]).

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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
loisellei Parachromis loisellei (Bussing [W. A.] 1989)Synonym
managuensis Parachromis managuensis (Günther [A.] 1867)Valid
sacra Parachromis sacra (Günther [A.] 1865)Synonym
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