Taxon profile


Black Acara
Cichlasoma bimaculatum (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Cichlidae - cichlids »  genus Cichlasoma

Scientific synonyms

Acara gronovii Heckel, 1840
Labrus bimaculatus Linnaeus, 1758
Sparus filamentosus Gronow, 1854

Other names

= Brown Acara
= Common Patwa
= Congo Patwa
= Cuckoo Wrasse
= Port Acara
= Port Cichlid

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [3613]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/5439]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Cichlasoma bimaculatum (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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