Male in the aquarium
Male of Satanoperca leucosticta in the aquarium of Lee Newman [Canada]. Photo by Lee Newman.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Satanoperca


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Last updated on:
19-Jan-2023

Satanoperca leucosticta (Müller & Troschel, 1849)


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Original description as Geophagus leucostictus:

ZooBank:48068AA1-8D6A-4A53-BA43-C0948DCD6F07.

  • Müller, Johannes Peter & F. H. Troschel. 1849. "Fische". Reisen in Britisch-Guiana in den Jahren 1840-44 Im Auftrag Sr. Mäjestat des Königs von Preussen ausgeführt von Richard Schomburgk. 618-644 (crc00030)

Synonyms (1):

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