Adult in the aquarium
Adult of Geophagus altifrons in the aquarium of Søren a. Christensen; aalborg [Denmark].Photo by Jacob Hjorth Jørgensen. (01-Oct-2005). determiner Rainer Stawikowski

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Geophagus

Status
valid


Geophagus altifrons Heckel, 1840


Original description as Geophagus altifrons:

  • Heckel, Johann Jakob. 1840. "Johann Natterer's neue Flussfische Brasilien's nach den Beobachtungen und Mittheilungen des Entdeckers beschrieben (Erste Abtheilung, Die Labroiden)". Annalen des Wiener Museums der Naturgeschichte. pp 325-471 (crc00007)

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

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