Male in the aquarium
An adult male of Gymnogeophagus balzanii.Photo by Marcelo Casacuberta. determiner Oldřich Říčan

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Gymnogeophagus

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
15-Apr-2009

Gymnogeophagus balzanii (Perugia, 1891)


Original description as Geophagus balzanii:

ZooBank:0CBACC16-ED6B-4C96-82A0-D1189505FD3F.

  • Perugia, Albert. 1890. "Appunti sopra alcuni pesci sud-americani conservati nel Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova". Annali del Museo Civico di Storia naturale di Genova. (Serie 2a) 10; pp 623-624 (crc00020)

Synonyms (1):

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

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