Breeding pair gurading eggs
Breeding pair of Cribroheros altifrons guarding their clutch of eggs in the aquarium of Brian Traas.Photo by Brian Traas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Cribroheros

Group
alfari

Status
valid


Last updated on:
02-Mar-2012

Cribroheros altifrons (Kner, 1863)


Original description as Heros altifrons:

ZooBank:16B94AEE-E562-4BA4-AD36-74C2BD1D3C69.

  • Kner, Rudolf & F. Steindachner. 1863. "Eine Uebersicht der ichthyologischen Ausbeute des Herrn Professors Dr. Mor. Wagner in Central-Amerika". Sitzungsberichte der K√∂niglichen Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, M√ľnchen. Vol. 2: pp. 220-230 (crc00036)

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

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