Male in the aquarium
Apistogramma playayacu male in the aquarium of Wolfgang Staeck [Germany], imported from Colombia, exact origin unknown.Photo by Wolfgang Staeck. determiner Wolfgang Staeck

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Apistogramma

Status
valid


Last updated on:
14-Dec-2011

Apistogramma playayacu Römer, Beninde & Hahn, 2011


Original description as Apistogramma playayacu:

  • Römer, Uwe. 2011. "Apistogramma playayacu sp. n.: Description of a new cichlid species (Teleostei: Perciformes: Geophaginae) from the Rio Napo system, Ecuador". Vertebrate Zoology. v. 61(n. 3), pp. 321 – 333 (crc04092) (abstract)

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

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