Holotype
Mayaheros urophthalmus conchitae 64 mm SL holotype, as in appears on figure 3 plate 12 of the original description.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 conchitae (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 conchitae:

ZooBank:23B8FC14-2256-48DF-B370-B60717A8E733.

  • 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 conchitae is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species. Reported extinct in 1975 by Burkhead (2012).

Please login to view the full profile. See this and all other species profiles, pictures and videos by becoming a subscriber of the Cichlid Room Companion. Become a subscriber and get a free book the same value of your membership!you can also open the full profile for everyone to see by sponsor this cichlid species and support the cichlid room companion