Male from Rio Atabapo
A male of Apistogramma diplotaenia from Rio atabapo, Orinoco basin [Venezuela] in the aquarium of Frank Warzel [Germany]. Photo by Frank Warzel.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Apistogramma

Group
Diplotaenia

Status
valid


Last updated on:
21-Aug-2008

Apistogramma diplotaenia Kullander, 1987


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Original description as Apistogramma diplotaenia:

ZooBank:2E8B97EB-29F3-4D3E-B2AB-37449F4CD07B.

  • Kullander, Sven. 1987. "A new Apistogramma species (Teleostei, Cichlidae) from the Rio Negro in Brazil and Venezuela". Zoologica Scripta. v. 16; n. 3; pp. 259-270 (crc01177) (abstract)

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