Adult in the aquarium
Adult of Crenicichla yaha in the in the aquarium of Oliver Lucanus [Canada]. Photo by Oliver Lucanus.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Crenicichla

Status
valid


Last updated on:
21-Feb-2007

Crenicichla yaha Casciotta, Almirón & Gómez, 2006


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Original description as Crenicichla yaha:

  • Casciotta, Jorge & Adriana E. Almirón & Sergio E. Gómez. 2006. "Crenicichla yaha sp. n. (Perciformes: Labroidei: Cichlidae), a new species from the río Iguazú and arroyo Urugua-í basins, northeastern Argentina". Zoologische Abhandlungen. n. 56; pp. 107-112 (crc01371) (abstract)

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