Male in the aquarium
A male of Paraneetroplus gibbiceps from Puyacatengo River, Grijalva drainage [Mexico], in the aquarium of Lee Nuttal [England].Photo by Lee Nuttall. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Paraneetroplus

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
18-Apr-2015

Paraneetroplus gibbiceps (Steindachner, 1864)


Original description as Heros gibbiceps:

ZooBank:F6B71202-1BF4-49F1-970A-579B7F8D714C.

  • Steindachner, Franz. 1864. "Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Chromiden Mejico's und Central-Amerika's". Denkschriften der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Classe der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien. v. 23 (n. 2); 57-74 (crc00248)

Synonyms (1):

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

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