Adult in the aquarium
Adult of Crenicichla cyclostoma in the aquarium, note the large teeth. Picture as it appears in the "Cichlids yearbooks 1", page 87.Photo by Frank Warzel. determiner Thomas Andersen

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Crenicichla

Group
Reticulata

Status
valid


Crenicichla cyclostoma Ploeg, 1986


Original description as Crenicichla cyclostoma:

ZooBank:BEA4E03D-9BDA-4D55-814E-D3DBBD62DFA8.

  • Ploeg, Alex. 1986. "The cichlid genus Crenicichla from the Tocantins River, state of Para, Brazil, with descriptions of four new species (Pisces, Perciformes, Cichlidae)". Beaufortia. v. 36; n. 5; pp. 57-80 (crc00072) (abstract)

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

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