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Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Cichlasomatini

Genus
Cichlasoma

Status
valid


Cichlasoma taenia (Bennett, 1830)


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Original description as Chromis taenia:

ZooBank:858460AA-81F6-4693-934A-5EE995364C67.

  • Bennett, Edward Turner. 1831. "Observations on a collection of fishes, formed during the voyage of H. M. S. "Chanticleer," with characters of two new species". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. pp. 112 (crc00314)

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