Young adult in the aquarium
A young adult of Crenicichla tesay 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:
20-Mar-2009

Crenicichla tesay Casciotta & Almirón, 2009


Original description as Crenicichla tesay:

  • Casciotta, Jorge & A. Almiron. 2009. "Crenicichla tesay, a new species of cichlid (Perciformes: Labroidei) from the rio Iguazu basin in Argentina". Revue Suisse de Zoologie. v. 115 (no. 4) [2008]: pp. 651–659 (crc01710)

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

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