Green discus from Lake Tefe
Symphysodon tarzoo from Lake Tefe, Amazon drainage [Brazil]. This is the so called green discus. Photo by Oliver Lucanus. (24-Nov-2004).

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Symphysodon


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15-Dec-2022

Symphysodon tarzoo (Lyons, 1959)


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Original description as Symphysodon discus tarzoo:

ZooBank:DDEEDB21-65D5-4908-9FAE-82A0F337F76D.

  • Lyons, E. 1959. "Symphysodon Discus Tarzoo. New blue discus electrify aquarium world". Tropicals Magazine. 4(3):6-10 (crc01357)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Symphysodon tarzoo is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.