Adult in the aquarium
Adult of Geophagus parnaibae in the aquarium of Wolfgang Staeck [Germany].Photo by Wolfgang Staeck. determiner Wolfgang Staeck

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Geophagus

Group
Surinamensis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
02-Jan-2008

Geophagus parnaibae Staeck & Schindler, 2006


Original description as Geophagus parnaibae:

ZooBank:13F7053E-719C-44B9-AA46-343148CA7021.

  • Staeck, Wolfgang & Ingo Schindler. 2006. "Geophagus parnaibae sp. n.—a new species of cichlid fish (Teleostei; Perciformes; Cichlidae) from the rio Parnaíba basin, Brazil". Zoologische Abhandlungen. v.55; pp. 69-75 (crc01354) (abstract)

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

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