Individual in the aquarium
Hypsophrys nicaraguensis from northern Costa Rica in the aquarium of Brian Traas [Netherlands].Photo by Brian Traas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Hypsophrys

Status
valid


Last updated on:
19-Jun-2018

Hypsophrys nicaraguensis (Günther, 1864)

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Original description as Heros nicaraguensis:

ZooBank:56E9EA07-80CD-498A-AF8C-CC4F095FE94A.

  • Günther, Albert C. L. G. 1864. "Report of a collection of fishes made by Messrs. Dow, Godman, and Salvin in Guatemala". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1864, pp. 144-154 (crc00137)

Synonyms (2):

Conservation: Hypsophrys nicaraguensis is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2019).