Male in the aquarium
A male of Apistogramma megaptera in the aquarium of Wolfgang Staeck [Germany], import from Venezuela, exact collecting site unknown.Photo by Wolfgang Staeck. (02-Oct-2010). determiner Wolfgang Staeck

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Apistogramma

Status
valid


Last updated on:
25-Apr-2012

Apistogramma megaptera Mesa-Salazar & Lasso, 2012


Original description as Apistogramma megaptera:

  • Mesa Salazar, Lina M & C.A. Lasso. 2011. "Apistogramma megaptera (Perciformes: Cichlidae), una nueva especie para la cuenca del Orinoco". Biota Colombiana. v. 12(n. 1), pp. 19-29 (crc04404) (abstract)

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

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