Adult in the aquarium
An adult of Chaetobranchopsis australis in the aquarium. Photo by Florent de Gasperis. (22-Mar-2009).

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Chaetobranchini

Genus
Chaetobranchopsis

Status
valid


Chaetobranchopsis australis (Eigenmann & Ward, 1907)


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Original description as Chaetobranchopsis australe:

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  • Eigenmann, Carl H & W.L. McAtee & D. P. Ward. 1907. "On further collections of fishes from Paraguay". The Annals of the Carnegie Museum. vol. 4: pp. 110-157 (crc00287)

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