Pair in the aquarium
A pair of Crenicichla acutirostris from the Rio Tapajós [Brazil], in the aquarium of Rainer Stawikowski, Gelsenkirchen [Germany].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Rainer Stawikowski

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Crenicichla

Group
Acutirostris

Status
valid


Crenicichla acutirostris Günther, 1862


Original description as Crenicichla acutirostris:

ZooBank:CAEB888E-FBC5-4035-BF2A-A9A10AB41C85.

  • Günther, Albert C. L. G. 1862. "Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Acanthopterygii, Pharyngognathi and Anacanthini in the collection of the British Museum". Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum London. Vol 4; i-xxi + 1-534 (crc00035)

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

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