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Satanoperca leucosticta


Taxonavigation: Cichliformes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Ovalentaria
Superordo: Cichlomorphae
Ordo: Cichliformes

Familia: Cichlidae
Subfamilia: Geophaginae
Genus: Satanoperca
Species: S. acuticeps – S. curupira – S. daemon – S. jurupari – S. leucosticta – S. lilith – S. mapiritensis – S. pappaterra – S. rhynchitis


Satanoperca Günther, 1862

Type species: Geophagus daemon Heckel, 1840. Type by subsequent designation. Type designated by Jordan & Evermann, 1898.


  • Günther, A., 1862: Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Acanthopterygii, Pharyngognathi and Anacanthini in the collection of the British Muesum. 4: 1–534.
  • Jordan, D. S. & Evermann, B. W., 1898: The fishes of North and Middle America: a descriptive catalogue of the species of fish-like vertebrates found in the waters of North America, north of the Isthmus of Panama. Part II. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, No. 47: 1241–2183.
  • Ota, R.R., Kullander, S.O., Deprá, G. de C., Graça, W.J.D. & Pavanelli, C.S. 2018. Satanoperca curupira, a new cichlid species from the rio Madeira basin in Brazil (Teleostei: Cichlidae). Zootaxa 4379(1): 103–112. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4379.1.6 Reference page