In the aquarium
Crenicichla percna in the aquarium of Florent de Gasperis, Lyon [France].Photo by Florent de Gasperis. (21-Aug-2004). determiner Vinod Kutty

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Crenicichla

Group
Acutirostris

Status
valid


Crenicichla percna Kullander, 1991


Original description as Crenicichla percna:

ZooBank:3914ECD4-AF06-4053-9E96-0B7CF730A8CF.

  • Kullander, Sven. 1991. "Crenicichla phaiospilus and C. percna, two new species of pike cichlids (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from the Rio Xingu, Brazil". Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters. pp. 351-360 (crc00202)

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

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