Adult in the aquarium
Cichlasoma dimerus in the aquarium of Ariel Alberto Puentes.Photo by Ariel Alberto Puentes.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Cichlasomatini

Genus
Cichlasoma

Status
valid


Cichlasoma dimerus (Heckel, 1840)


Original description as Acara dimerus:

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

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