Male in the aquarium
Acarichthys heckelii in the aquarium of Rainer Stawikowski; Gelsenkirchen [Germany].Photo by Rainer Stawikowski. determiner Rainer Stawikowski

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Acarichthys

Status
valid


Last updated on:
28-Sep-2010

Acarichthys heckelii (Müller & Troschel, 1848)


Original description as Acara heckelii:

ZooBank:7EDB640E-8DBF-4305-B01B-05CA14390248.

  • Müller, J. & F. H. Troschel. 1849. "Fische". Reisen in Britisch-Guiana in den Jahren 1840-44 Im Auftrag Sr. Mäjestat des Königs von Preussen ausgeführt von Richard Schomburgk.. pp. 618-644 (crc00030)

Synonyms (1):

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

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