Peces Criollos - Freshwater Fishes of Argentina Peces Criollos - Freshwater Fishes of Argentina
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Crenicichla semifasciata - confirmed species from Argentina

Crenicichla semifasciata
Crenicichla semifasciata (photo: Jens Gottwald)

confirmed species from Argentina:
Crenicichla semifasciata (Heckel, 1840)

remarks:
Ringuelet et al. (1967) and Cordiviola & Pignalberi (1985) provided records of this species from several localities in Argentina. López et al. (1987) listed Batrachops semifasciatus for Argentina. Posteriously it was not included by López et al. (2003). Holmberg in 1891 described Acharnes chacoensis from Chaco and Formosa provinces. This taxon is today considered a questionable synonym of C. semifasciata.

distribution in Argentina:
- Entre Rios, arroyo Curupí, MACN 6239 (Casciotta et al. 2006)
- Entre Rios, arroyo Los Dorados (Almirón et al. 2008)
- Formosa, Riacho de Oro, MACN 3683 (Casciotta et al. 2006)
- Formosa, arroyo Pilagá, Francesca Cué, JML 234 (Ringuelet et al. 1967)
- Misiones, Posadas, MCP 19322 (record from NeoDat database)

published in:
- Almirón, A., J. Casciotta, L. Ciotek & P. Giorgis (2008): Guía de los peces del Parque Nacional Pre-Delta. Administración de Parques Nacionales. 215 p.
- Casciotta, J.R., A.E. Almirón & S.E. Gómez (2006): Crenicichla yaha sp. n. (Perciformes: Labroidei: Cichlidae), a new species from the río Iguazú and arroyo Urugua-í basins, northeastern Argentina. Zoologische Abhandlungen des Museum für Tierkunde (Dresden) 56: 107-112
- Cordiviola, E. & C. Pignalberi (1985): Fish populations in the Paraná River: Lentic environments of Diamante and San Pedro areas (Argentine Republic). Hydrobiologia 127: 213-218
 

CLOFFUY - update 3

Oligosarcus hepsetus - not a species from Argentina or Uruguay

Moenkhausia forestii - first record from Argentina

Moenkhausia sanctaefilomenae - not a species from Argentina

Moenkhausia australis - confirmed for Argentina

Andromakhe gen.nov. - 5 comb.nov from Astyanax

Psalidodon - 30 comb.nov. from Astyanax

Psalidodon anisitsi comb.nov. from Hyphessobrycon

Deuterodon luetkenii comb.nov. from Hyphessobrycon

Deuterodon taeniatus comb.nov. from Astyanax

Hypostomus roseopunctatus - first record from Argentina

Megaleporinus piavussu - first record from Argentina

Corydoras longipinnis - first record from Uruguay

Hoplias argentinensis - first record from Uruguay

Odontesthes argentinensis - first record from freshwaters in Argentina

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