Male in the aquarium
Male of Laetacara dorsigera 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


Last updated on:
12-Oct-2018

Laetacara dorsigera (Heckel, 1840)


Original description as Acara dorsiger:

ZooBank:785765B2-78DF-47D1-930A-D86279EA2CB0.

  • 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)

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

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