Adult male from Alter do Chão
An adult of Dicrossus maculatus male from alter do Chão, a small town situated about 40 km west of Santarém on the lower Rio Tapajós, Amazon drainage [Brazil]. The fish was kept and bred at the DATZ offices in Gelsenkirchen by Rainer Stawikowski [Germany].Photo by Rainer Stawikowski. determiner Rainer Stawikowski

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Dicrossus

Status
valid


Dicrossus maculatus Steindachner, 1875


Original description as Dicrossus maculatus:

ZooBank:6578AD9F-9B8B-47FD-9E77-015E6E5F4C88.

  • Steindachner, Franz. 1875. "Beiträge der Kenntniss der Chromiden des Amazonenstromes". Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe. v. 71 (pt. 1); pp. 61-137 (crc00103)

Synonyms (1):

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

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