Adult in the aquarium
Adult of Gymnogeophagus meridionalis in the aquarium of Dan Woodland [USA].Photo by Dan Woodland.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Gymnogeophagus

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
29-Dec-2016

Gymnogeophagus meridionalis Reis & Malabarba, 1988


Original description as Gymnogeophagus meridionalis:

ZooBank:E19DA581-2C28-4DAD-8DED-965A55073765.

  • Reis, Roberto E & L. R. Malabarba. 1988. "Revision of the neotropical cichlid genus Gymnogeophagus Ribeiro, 1918, with descriptions of two new species (Pisces, Perciformes)". Revista Bras. Zool.. pp 259-305 (crc00082)

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

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