Adult in the aquarium
An adult of Vieja hartwegi in the aquarium [France].Photo by Patrick Tawil. (14-Mar-2015). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Vieja

Status
valid


Curator

Last updated on:
18-Feb-2019

Vieja hartwegi (Taylor & Miller, 1980)


Original description as Cichlasoma (Theraps) hartwegi:

ZooBank:27A27B10-C55E-4C5E-89A9-A1D2608C96C3.

  • Taylor, Jeffrey & Robert Rush Miller. 1980. "Two new cichlid fishes, genus Cichlasoma, from Chiapas, Mexico". Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan. (n. 693), pp. 16 (crc00249)

Conservation: Vieja hartwegi is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2007).

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