BIN of the Week – Cichlids from Rio Lacantun basin


Arroyo El Cabro, Chiapas, Mexico. ©BAP, photo H. Bleher

El Cabre is located in Ocosingo, a province of the Mexican state of Chiapas, close the border with Guatemala.

Ocosingo rose to national prominence during the Zapatista uprising of 1994. It is also known for its several notable Maya archaeological sites, including those of Bonampak and Toniná.

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