Male in the aquarium
A male of Dicrossus foirni from the Negro River, Amazon drainage [Brazil] in the aquarium of Frank Warzel [Germany].Photo by Frank Warzel.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Dicrossus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
17-Dec-2015

Dicrossus foirni Römer, Hahn & Vergara, 2010


Original description as Dicrossus foirni:

ZooBank:5D81B2FD-257E-421C-B5A0-818AC5F987BA.

  • Römer, Uwe & I.J. Hahn & P.M. Vergara. 2010. "Description of Dicrossus foirni sp. n. and Dicrossus warzeli sp. n. (Teleostei: Perciformes: Cichlidae), two new cichlid species from the Rio Negro and the Rio Tapajós, Amazon drainage, Brazil". Vertebrate Zoology. v.60(2), pp. 123-138 (crc02676) (abstract)

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

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