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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophagus brasiliensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) 
AphiaID: 280831

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCichlidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGeophaginae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophagus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophagus
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcara gymnopoma G√ľnther, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcara minuta Hensel, 1870
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromis brasiliensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromys unimaculata Castelnau, 1855
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophagus brasiliensis Kner, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophagus olfersi Gosse, 1976
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeophagus tuberosus Gosse, 1976
Sources  basis of record FishBase, version december 2007, available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia (introduced: alien[details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (44 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (45 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Australia (Nation) : Common [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Australia (Nation) : Alters trophic interactions [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Australia (Nation) : Consumes native species (predator or herbivore) [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Australia (Nation) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species management in Australia (Nation) : yes [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species population trend in Australia (Nation) : Stable [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Australia (Nation) : Individual release: deliberate release by individuals [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:280831
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  created  Bailly, Nicolas
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Geophagus brasiliensis. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=280831 on 2014-08-22
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