Juvenile in the aquarium
Juvenile of Crenicichla lenticulata from the mouth of the Rio atabapo (where it flows into the Rio Orinoco) in the Vancouver aquarium, Canada.Photo by Lee Newman. determiner Lee Newman

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Crenicichla

Group
Lugubris

Status
valid


Crenicichla lenticulata Heckel, 1840


Original description as Crenicichla lenticulata:

ZooBank:E8F7656E-06B5-49BC-8D8F-431F09194CE7.

  • Heckel, Johann Jakob. 1840. "Johann Natterer's neue Flussfische Brasilien's nach den Beobachtungen und Mittheilungen des Entdeckers beschrieben (Erste Abtheilung, Die Labroiden)". Annalen des Wiener Museums der Naturgeschichte. pp 325-471 (crc00007)

Synonyms (1):

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

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