Male in the aquarium
A male of Vieja zonata in the aquarium of Morrell Devlin [USA].Photo by Morrell Devlin. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Vieja

Status
valid


Last updated on:
22-Jan-2018

Vieja zonata (Meek, 1905)


Original description as Cichlasoma zonatum:

ZooBank:25F75D64-D21C-4759-96BF-C2D379067D76.

  • Meek, Seth Eugene. 1905. "A collection of fishes from the Isthmus of Tehuantepec". Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 18; pp. 243-246 (crc00253)

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

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