Male in the aquarium
A male of Geophagus steindachneri in the aquarium of Rainer Stawikowski [Germany].Photo by Rainer Stawikowski. determiner Rainer Stawikowski

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Geophagus

Group
Crassilabris

Status
valid


Last updated on:
21-Oct-2018

Geophagus steindachneri Eigenmann & Hildebrand, 1922


Original description as Geophagus steindachneri:

ZooBank:FCB7B198-5C17-47FC-9AC4-FFB63C5FE2B8.

  • Eigenmann, Carl H. 1922. "The fishes of western South America, Part I. The fresh-water fishes of northwestern South America, including Colombia, Panama, and the Pacific slopes of Ecuador and Peru, together with an appendix upon the fishes of the Rio Meta in Colombia". Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum. vol. 9 (n. 1): pp. 1-346 (crc00283)

Synonyms (2):

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

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