Male in the aquarium
A male of Gymnogeophagus labiatus in the aquarium of Felipe Cantera, Montevideo.Photo by Marcelo Casacuberta.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Gymnogeophagus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
13-Nov-2009

Gymnogeophagus labiatus (Hensel, 1870)


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Original description as Geophagus labiatus:

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  • Hensel, R.. 1870. "Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Wirbelthiere Südbrasiliens. (Fortsetzung)". Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 36 (1); pp. 50-91 (crc00081)

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