Silver Cichlid Vieja argentea (Paraneetroplus argenteu)

Silver Cichlid
Silver Cichlid
Silver Cichlid
The Silver Cichlid, sometimes called the White Cichlid, is native to the Usumacinta river drainage system of western Mexico.
Silver Cichlid
Silver Cichlid
Silver Cichlid
Despite the names white and silver, it can sometimes show pastel pink and blue colours.
Silver Cichlid
Silver Cichlid
The larger, more colourful males are aggressive, reach a length of 30cm and sometimes develop a "nuchal" hump.