In the aquarium
Crenicichla semifasciata in the aquarium of Ariel Alberto Puentes.Photo by Ariel Alberto Puentes. determiner Thomas Andersen

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Crenicichla

Group
Reticulata

Status
valid


Crenicichla semifasciata (Heckel, 1840)


Original description as Batrachops semifasciatus:

ZooBank:89555675-DF0F-43E0-B238-1F30FCAD74E7.

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

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