Astronotus

Astronotus Swainson, 1839

Astronotus ocellatus (Agassiz, 1831)

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Astronotini



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Original description:

  • Swainson, William John. 1839. "The natural history and classification of fishes, amphibians, & reptiles, or monocardian animals. London". Natural History of Fishes. i-vi + 1-448 (crc00281)

Type species: Lobotes ocellatus Agassiz, 1831 (monotypy).

Synonyms:

  • Acara Heckel, 1840. Determiner: Eigenmann, Carl H, 1910
  • Hygrogonus Günther, 1862. Determiner: Kullander, Sven, 1986

Described species included (8):

valid: 3 synonym: 5