Male in the aquarium
A male of Gymnogeophagus caaguazuensis in the aquarium of Wolfgang Staeck.Photo by Wolfgang Staeck. determiner Wolfgang Staeck

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Gymnogeophagus

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
02-Jan-2008

Gymnogeophagus caaguazuensis Staeck, 2006


Original description as Gymnogeophagus caaguazuensis:

ZooBank:CD4E1223-B4E0-498D-BEEE-62DC6AAEB926.

  • Staeck, Wolfgang. 2006. "Gymnogeophagus caaguazuensis sp. n. - a new species of cichlid fish (Teleostei: Perciformes: Cichlidae) from the drainage of the lower río Paraguay in Paraguay". Zoologische Abhandlungen. n. 56; pp. 99-105 (crc01372) (abstract)

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

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