Adult in the aquarium
An adult of Pseudetroplus maculatus in normal coloration in the aquarium.Photo by Philippe Burnel. determiner Philippe Burnel

Family
Cichlidae

Genus
Pseudetroplus

Status
valid


Pseudetroplus maculatus (Bloch, 1795)


Original description as Chaetodon maculatus:

ZooBank:0B2055A1-B428-4D63-A3F2-445E7C145B1D.

  • Bloch, Marcus Elieser. 1795. "Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische". Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische, Berlin. i-ii pp. 1-192 (crc00224)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Pseudetroplus maculatus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2011).

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