Freshly collected male
Freshly collected male of Crenicichla tapii from Iguazu River, Parana drainage, in Iguazu National Park [Argentina].Photo by Oldřich Říčan. (14-Feb-2012). determiner Oldřich Říčan

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Crenicichla

Status
valid


Last updated on:
04-Oct-2015

Crenicichla tapii Piálek, Dragová, Casciotta, Almirón & Říčan, 2015


Original description as Crenicichla tapii:

  • Piálek, Lubomír & K. Dragová, J. Casciotta, A. Almirón & O. Říčan. 2015. "Description of two new species of Crenicichla (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from the lower Iguazú River with a taxonomic reappraisal of C. iguassuensis, C. tesay and C. yaha". Historia Natural. v. 5(n. 2), pp. 5-27 (crc06900) (abstract)

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

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