Male in the aquarium
Archocentrus centrarchus in the central american cichlid display at Steinhart aquarium in San Francisco, California, april 2000. Part of the magnificent freshwater fish collection maintained by Frank Glennon.Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Archocentrus

Status
valid


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Last updated on:
30-Jun-2009

Archocentrus centrarchus (Gill, 1877)


Original description as Heros (Archocentrus) centrarchus:

ZooBank:4751DB97-7A04-4BA4-BAFE-E3029C5F11FE.

  • Gill, Theodore Nicholas & J.F. Bransford. 1877. "Synopsis of the fishes of Lake Nicaragua". Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. pp. 175-191 (crc00146)

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

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