Young adult in the aquarium
Young adult of Krobia guianensis from Suriname in the aquarium of Ryan S. King [USA].Photo by Ryan S. King.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Cichlasomatini

Genus
Krobia

Status
valid


Krobia guianensis (Regan, 1905)

Krobia; Ooroe wefi; Ouwe wefi.


Original description as Acara guianensis:

ZooBank:C4070591-19CF-45D6-AC11-CD881DF54AB9.

  • Regan, Charles Tate. 1905. "A revision of the fishes of the South-American cichlid genera Acara, Nannacara, Acaropsis, and Astronotus". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (Ser. 7) v. 15: pp. 329-347 (crc00016)

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

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