Male in the aquarium
A male of Laetacara araguaiae in the aquarium of Wolfgang Staeck [Germany]. Photo by Wolfgang Staeck.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Cichlasomatini

Genus
Laetacara

Status
valid


Curator

Last updated on:
26-Oct-2021

Laetacara araguaiae Ottoni & Costa, 2009


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Original description as Laetacara araguaiae:

ZooBank:AA0E9F5E-AEA6-45E2-8C00-9A12CF234570.

  • Ottoni, Felipe & Wilson Costa. 2009. "Description of a new species of Laetacara KULLANDER, 1986 from central Brazil and re-description of Laetacara dorsigera (HECKEL, 1840) (Labroidei: Cichlidae: Cichlasomatinae)". Vertebrate Zoology. 59(1)2009:41-48 (crc01816)

Conservation: Laetacara araguaiae is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.