Juvenile in the aquarium
Juvenile of Retroculus septentrionalis in the aquarium of Fabien NANEIX [French Guyana].Photo by Fabien Naneix. determiner Lee Newman

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Retroculini

Genus
Retroculus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
07-Nov-2009

Retroculus septentrionalis Gosse, 1971


Original description as Retroculus septentrionalis:

ZooBank:566A0812-D2F1-482D-B252-0BA96663740B.

  • Gosse, Jean-Pierre. 1971. "Révision du genre Retroculus (Castelnau, 1855) (Pisces, Cichlidae) désignation d'un néotype de Retroculus lapidifer (Castelnau, 1855) et description de deux espèces nouvelles". Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique. 47 (43); pp. 1-13 (crc00199)

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

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