Also known as Carpinte Cichlid, Electric Blue Escondido Texas Cichlid, Electric Blue Texas Cichlid, Green Texas Cichlid, Pearlscale Cichlid, Texas Cichlid.
Found in both fast flowing, and still waters, of lagoons and drainage ditches.
They feed on crustaceans, insects, plant matter, and worms.
Length - 17cm
Depth - ?m
Widespread North America
Cichlidae are one of the largest vertebrate families and are popular in the aquarium trade. Ref: https://www.fishbase.de/summary/Herichthys-carpintis.html