Illustration of type
Retouched photograph of type of Geophagus itapicuruensis as it appears in plate LXXII of Haseman, John D. 1911. "An annotated catalog of the cichlid fishes collected by the expedition of the Carnegie Museum to central South America, 1907-10". Annals of the Carnegie Museum. pp. 329-373.Photo by anonymous . Sent by Rico Morgenstern.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Geophagus

Group
Brasiliensis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
14-Oct-2016

Geophagus itapicuruensis (Haseman, 1911)


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Original description as Geophagus brasiliensis var. itapicuruensis:

ZooBank:04C933F3-730B-41AB-8E42-C5CEB9012A0C.

  • Haseman, John D.. 1911. "An annotated catalog of the cichlid fishes collected by the expedition of the Carnegie Museum to central South America, 1907-10". Annals of the Carnegie Museum. pp. 329-373 (crc00340)

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