The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Crenicichla yaha Casciotta, Almirón & Gómez, 2006

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1986

Rediscovered in December 2016

 

Distribution

Urugua-í river, Misiones Province, Argentina

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Casciotta, J. R., Almirón, A. E. and Gómez, S. E. (2006). Crenicichla yaha sp. n. (Perciformes: Labroidei: Cichlidae), a new species from the río Iguazú and arroyo Urugua-í basins, northeastern Argentina. Zoologische Abhandlungen 56: 107-112.

 

Other references:

Říčan, Oldřich, Almirón, Adriana and Casciotta, Jorge. (2017). Rediscovery of Crenicichla yaha (Teleostei: Cichlidae). Ichthyological Contributions of Peces Criollos 50: 1-8.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/21947/crenicichla-yaha

 

<< Back to the Neopterygii (New-Finned Fishes) database