In the aquarium
Cleithracara maronii in the aquariun of Lee Newman.Photo by Lee Newman. determiner Lee Newman

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Cichlasomatini

Genus
Cleithracara

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
30-Aug-2012

Cleithracara maronii (Steindachner, 1881)

Keyhole cichlid.


Original description as Acara maronii:

ZooBank:1431A744-DD69-4014-87C7-61F3C7CFE3BC.

  • Steindachner, Franz. 1881. "Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Flussfische Südamerika's". Denkschriften der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Classe der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien. pp. 103-146 (crc00291)

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

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