Tomocichla tuba

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Tomocichla tuba
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cichliformes
Family: Cichlidae
Genus: Tomocichla
T. tuba
Binomial name
Tomocichla tuba
(Meek, 1912)
  • Cichlasoma tubaMeek, 1912
  • Tomocichla underwoodiRegan, 1908
  • Theraps underwoodi(Regan, 1908)

Tomocichla tuba is a species of cichlid found in fast-moving waters on the Atlantic slope of Central America in Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama. This species can reach a total length of 30 cm (12 in). [1]

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  1. Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Tomocichla tuba" in FishBase . April 2013 version.