Original description as Cichlosoma (Aequidens) biseriatum:
- Regan, Charles Tate. 1913. "The fishes of the San Juan river, Colombia". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 8 (12): pp. 462-473 (crc02511)
Conservation: Andinoacara biseriatus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2014).