Adult Male in the aquarium
A male of Bujurquina vittata in the aquarium of Willem Heijns [Netherlands].Photo by Willem Heijns. determiner Willem Heijns

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Cichlasomatini

Genus
Bujurquina

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
03-Jun-2018

Bujurquina vittata (Heckel, 1840)

Acará-pirambocaia.


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Original description as Acara vittatus:

ZooBank:CB512FEE-B815-4644-86C5-936C8D635049.

  • 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)

Synonyms (1):

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