Holotype
Holotype of Acara marginatus stored at the collection of the Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum) [Vienna], with registration code NMW 33673. Full rights of this picture remain at the NMW.Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (28-Sep-2012).

Status
synonym


Acara marginatus Heckel , 1840


Considered a synonym of Cichlasoma dimerus (Heckel, 1840)

  • Kullander, Sven. 1983. "A revision of the South American cichlid genus Cichlasoma (Teleostei: Cichlidae)". Swedish Museum of Natural History. 296 pp. (crc00309) (abstract)

Original description as Acara marginatus:

ZooBank:829AB705-F2C9-4D11-8843-1DFE0EAAD8E7.

  • Heckel, Johann Jakob. 1840. "Johann Natterer's neue Flussfische Brasilien's nach den Beobachtungen und Mittheilungen des Entdeckers beschrieben (Erste Abtheilung, Die Labroiden)". Annalen des Wiener Museums der Naturgeschichte. pp 325-471 (crc00007)
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