Male in the aquarium
A male of Maskaheros argenteus in the aquarium of Brian Traas [Netherlands].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Maskaheros

Status
valid


Last updated on:
12-Feb-2016

Maskaheros argenteus (Allgayer, 1991)


Original description as Vieja argentus:

  • Allgayer, Robert. 1991. "Vieja argentea (Pisces, Teleostei, Cichlidae) une espèce nouvelle d'Amérique centrale". Revue Française des Cichlidophiles. v.114, pp. 2-15 (crc00017)

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

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