Adult in the aquarium
Adult of Crenicichla celidochilus in the aquarium. Specimen collected by Felipe Cantera and Sven Kullander in the District of artigas [Uruguay]. Photo by Marcelo Casacuberta. (06-May-2005). determiner Felipe Cantera

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Crenicichla

Group
Lacustris


Last updated on:
09-Dec-2022

Crenicichla celidochilus Casciotta, 1987


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Original description as Crenicichla celidochilus:

ZooBank:CF9F5EAF-D106-457D-B802-0B011D544136.

  • Casciotta, Jorge. 1987. "Crenicichla celidochilus n. sp. from Uruguay and a multivariate analysis of the lacustris group (Perciformes, Cichlidae)". Copeia. 1987:4:883-891 (crc01063) (abstract)

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