Young male from Altamira
A young male of Geophagus argyrostictus from altamira, Rio Xingu [Brazil] in the aquarium of Rainer Stawikowski [Germany].Photo by Rainer Stawikowski. (04-Dec-2005). determiner Rainer Stawikowski

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Geophagus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
28-Sep-2010

Geophagus argyrostictus Kullander, 1991


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Original description as Geophagus argyrostictus:

ZooBank:5E79DCDF-039B-4DED-8081-C56338B58953.

  • Kullander, Sven. 1991. "Geophagus argyrostictus, a new species of cichlid fish from the Rio Xingu, Brazil". Cybium. 15 (2); pp. 129-138 (crc00956)

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