Male in the aquarium
A male of Cichlasoma portalegrense in the aquarium of John O'Malley [USA].Photo by John O'Malley.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Cichlasomatini

Genus
Cichlasoma

Status
valid


Cichlasoma portalegrense (Hensel, 1870)

Cará.


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Original description as Acara portalegrensis:

ZooBank:699D64C2-6128-40D0-A4A4-E7E5C1632563.

  • Hensel, R.. 1870. "Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Wirbelthiere Südbrasiliens. (Fortsetzung)". Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 36 (1); pp. 50-91 (crc00081)

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