Freshly collected specimen
A Paretroplus polyactis freshly collected specimen.Photo by Jean Claude Nourissat.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Etroplinae

Genus
Paretroplus

Group
High bodied

Status
valid


Paretroplus polyactis Bleeker, 1878


Original description as Paretroplus polyactis:

ZooBank:7CDB5704-7119-4F66-B198-B8D79823589D.

  • Bleeker, Pieter. 1878. "Sur deux espèces inédites de Cichloides de Madagascar". Verslagen en Mededeelingen van de Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen te Amsterdam, Afdeeling Natuurkunde. (Ser. 2) v. 12; pp. 192-198 (crc00325)
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Conservation: Paretroplus polyactis is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2016).

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