Male from the Amazon River
A male of Apistogramma gephyra from the Amazon River in the aquarium of Frank Warzel [Germany].Photo by Frank Warzel.

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Geophagini

Genus
Apistogramma

Group
Agassizii

Status
valid


Last updated on:
21-Aug-2008

Apistogramma gephyra Kullander, 1980


Original description as Apistogramma gephyra:

ZooBank:F967DF7C-1AFB-40D1-8544-FF9F64D4D33E.

  • Kullander, Sven. 1980. "A taxonomical study of the genus Apistogramma Regan, with a revision of Brazilian and Peruvian species (Teleostei: Percoidei: Cichlidae)". Bonner Zoologische Monographien. pp. 1-152 (crc00334)

Conservation: Apistogramma gephyra is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2009).

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