Freshly collected from Lake Apoyo
An individual of Amphilophus supercilius freshly collected at Lake Apoyo [Nicaragua].Photo by Mathias Felix Geiger. (07-Jan-2008).

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Amphilophus

Group
Citrinellus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
10-Aug-2010

Amphilophus supercilius Geiger, McCrary & Stauffer, 2010


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Original description as Amphilophus supercilius:

ZooBank:EFA92E29-B30B-4583-BCFE-B4E6C6A07249.

  • Geiger, Mathias Felix & J.K. McCrary & J.R. Stauffer Jr.. 2010. "Description of two new species of the Midas cichlid complex (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Apoyo, Nicaragua". Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. v.123(2): pp.159-173. DOI: 10.2988/09-20.1 (crc02664) (abstract)

Conservation: Amphilophus supercilius is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (CR) critically endangered (2019).