Male in the aquarium
Male of Apistogramma psammophila in the aquarium of Wolfgang Staeck [Germany].Photo by Wolfgang Staeck. (25-Jul-2012).

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Apistogramma

Status
valid


Last updated on:
20-Feb-2019

Apistogramma psammophila Staeck & Schindler, 2019


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Original description as Apistogramma psammophila:

ZooBank:AF18F667-5FFD-4B3E-A711-49C331082C8C.

  • Staeck, Wolfgang & I, Schindler. 2019. "Apistogramma psammophila – a new geophagine dwarf cichlid (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from the Rio Atabapo drainage in Colombia and Venezuela". Vertebrate Zoology. v. 69 (n.1), pp. 103-110. DOI: 10.26049/VZ69-1-2019-05 (crc09295) (abstract)

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