Freshly collected individual
An individual of Satanoperca pappaterra freshly collected at Rio San Martin, Amazon drainage, Bolivia, Sep-2004. This photo shows the classic coloration and pattern for this species.Photo by Spencer Jack. (13-Sep-2004). determiner Lee Newman

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Satanoperca

Status
valid


Last updated on:
28-Sep-2010

Satanoperca pappaterra (Heckel, 1840)


Original description as Geophagus pappaterra:

ZooBank:363AD67E-7619-4BF9-A59D-8BF27C60CC94.

  • 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)

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

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