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Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Symphysodon

Status
sub-species


Last updated on:
08-Jul-2010

Symphysodon discus willischwartzi Burgess, 1981


Nominal species Symphysodon discus Heckel, 1840

  • Kullander, Sven. 1986. "Cichlid Fishes of the Amazon River Drainage of Peru". Swedish Museum of Natural History. Cichlids Amazon. pp. 1-431 (crc00282)

Original description as Symphysodon discus willischwartzi:

  • Burgess, Warren. 1981. "Studies on the family Cichlidae: 10. New information on the species of the genus Symphysodon with the description of a new subspecies of S. discus Heckel". Tropical Fish Hobbyist Magazine. v. 29(n. 7), pp 32-42 (crc01359)

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

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