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Mesonauta


Mesonauta egregius
egregius

Mesonauta festivus
festivus

Mesonauta guyanae
guyanae

Mesonauta insignis
insignis

Mesonauta mirificus
mirificus

   not yet illustrated

acora

sp. 'manapiare

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Heroini

Genus
Mesonauta

Status
valid


Last updated on:
28-Sep-2010

In the aquarium
Mesonauta mirificus in the aquarium.Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. Click to enlarge

Mesonauta mirificus Kullander & Silfvergrip, 1991


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Original description as Mesonauta mirificus:

  • Kullander, Sven & A.M.C. Silfvergrip. 1991. "Review of the South American cichlid genus Mesonauta G√ľnther (Teleostei, Cichlidae) with descriptions of two new species". Revue Suisse de Zoologie. v.98(n. 2), pp. 407-448 (crc00367) (abstract)

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