Holotype
Mayaheros urophthalmus alborus 186 mm SL holotype from Usumacita River at Montecristo [Mexico] as in appears on figure 3 plate 13 of the original description. This specimen is stored in the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History [Washington] with registration USNM 50501.Photo by Carl Leavitt Hubbs.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Mayaheros

Status
sub-species


Last updated on:
17-Apr-2015

Mayaheros urophthalmus alborus (Hubbs, 1935)


Nominal species Mayaheros urophthalmus (Günther, 1862)

  • Hubbs, Carl Leavitt. 1936. "XVII. Fishes of the Yucatan Peninsula". The Cenotes of Yucatán, a Zoological and Hydrographic Survey. (457) pp. 157-287 (crc00250)

Original description as Cichlasoma urophthalmus alborum:

ZooBank:487B3A38-CFDC-47EA-AE7F-CC337F0ADCE6.

  • Hubbs, Carl Leavitt. 1936. "XVII. Fishes of the Yucatan Peninsula". The Cenotes of Yucatán, a Zoological and Hydrographic Survey. (457) pp. 157-287 (crc00250)

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

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