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Vieja

Vieja is a genus of fish from the family Cichlidae. The geographic distribution of the genus is limited to Central America, primarily Mexico, Guatemala and Nicaragua. In general Vieja are high bodied cichlids which grow to between 15-35 cm (6 - 13.8 inches). There are 16 species of Vieja currently described. The classification of several species of Vieja are in dispute, several are sometimes listed as part of the genus Theraps. Further investigation including dna studies is expected to clarify the taxonomy over the next few years.

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Vieja - Species
... Vieja argentea (Allgayer, 1991) Vieja bifasciata (Steindachner, 1864) Vieja breidohri (Werner Stawikowski, 1987) Vieja fenestrata (Günther, 1860) Vieja godmanni (Günther, 1862 ...
Madre Vieja River
... The Río Madre Vieja is a river in southwest Guatemala ... The Madre Vieja river basin covers a territory of 1,007 km2 ...
Vieja Synspila
... Vieja synspila (formerly Cichlasoma synspilum) also known as the quetzel cichlid, redhead cichlid or firehead cichlid is a large (30 cm, 12 in) Central American cichlid fish species ... Vieja synspila has been used in creating new hybridized aquarium cichlids that became popular in Asia in recent years ... Vieja synspila is probably one of the parents of modern blood parrot cichlids and flowerhorn cichlids ...
Ciudad Vieja
... Ciudad Vieja is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Sacatepéquez ... Ciudad Vieja was the second colonial capital of the country ...
List Of City Squares And Parks In Montevideo - Squares
... Plaza de la Constitición, or Plaza Matríz (Ciudad Vieja) Plaza España (Ciudad Vieja) Plaza Fabini, or Plaza del Entrevero (Centro) Plaza Independencia (Ciudad Vieja) Plaza Isabel la Católica (Centro) Plaza Tomás ...