Juvenile in the aquarium
Juvenile of Geophagus taeniopareius from the Rio Ventuari, Venezuela in the aquarium of Lee Newman, Canada.Photo by Lee Newman. determiner Lee Newman

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Geophagus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
22-May-2007

Geophagus taeniopareius Kullander & Royero, 1992


Original description as Geophagus taeniopareius:

ZooBank:05FE4722-6B73-454B-BC1A-F143E2BD5564.

  • Kullander, Sven & R. Royero & D. C. Taphorn. 1992. "Two new species of Geophagus (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from the Rio Orinoco drainage in Venezuela". Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters. v. 3 (n. 4) pp. 359-375 (crc01387) (abstract)

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

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