Female in the aquarium
A female of Hypselecara temporalis in the aquariun of Brian Traas.Photo by Brian Traas.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Hypselecara

Status
valid


Last updated on:
28-Sep-2010

Hypselecara temporalis (Günther, 1862)


Original description as Heros temporalis:

ZooBank:99ABE3BC-3E9B-4A3B-BCAC-F0AF64374167.

  • Günther, Albert C. L. G. 1862. "Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Acanthopterygii, Pharyngognathi and Anacanthini in the collection of the British Museum". Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum London. Vol 4; i-xxi + 1-534 (crc00035)

Synonyms (1):

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

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