Male in the aquarium
Male of Laetacara dorsiger in the aquarium of Erik Paul [France]. Photo by Erik PAUL. (14-Aug-2016). determiner Rico Morgenstern

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Cichlasomatini

Genus
Laetacara

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
15-Jun-2022

Laetacara dorsiger (Heckel, 1840)

Acara bobo.


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Original description as Acara dorsiger:

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  • 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. 325-471 (crc00007)

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