Male in the aquarium
A male of Crenicichla multispinosa in the aquarium.Photo by Philippe Burnel. determiner Philippe Burnel

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Crenicichla

Group
Acutirostris

Status
valid


Crenicichla multispinosa Pellegrin, 1903


Original description as Crenicichla multispinosa:

ZooBank:CEBA82B8-25E1-4981-A714-81A5B8A2B525.

  • Pellegrin, Jacques. 1903. "Cichlidé nouveau de l'Oubanghi appartenant au genre Lamprologus". Bulletin du Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle. Vol. 9: p 220-221 (crc00215)

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

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