Female in lake Xilo
A female of Amphilophus sagittae with babies in habitat in Lake Xiloá [Nicaragua].Photo by Ad Konings. determiner Ad Konings

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Amphilophus

Group
Citrinellus

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
04-Jul-2008

Amphilophus sagittae Stauffer & McKaye, 2002


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Original description as Amphilophus sagittae:

ZooBank:3407AA70-14E8-48C8-9127-008C415E0DDA.

  • Stauffer, Jay Richard Jr. & McKaye. 2002. "Descriptions of Three New Species of Cichlid Fishes (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Xiloá, Nicaragua". Cuadernos de investigacion de la Universided de Centro América. v. 12; 1-18 (crc00010) (abstract)

Conservation: Amphilophus sagittae is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2019).