Subadult from Rio San Juan
Mesoheros gephyrus subadult from the Rio San Juan [Colombia] in the aquarium of Mark Smith [USA].Foto von Mark Smith. (11-März-2010).

Familie
Cichlidae

Unterfamilie
Cichlinae

Tribus
Therapsini

Gattung
Mesoheros

Status
valide


Mesoheros gephyrus (Eigenmann, 1923)


Erstbeschreibung als Cichlasoma ornatum gephyrum:

ZooBank:16BFA389-1F0B-47F3-871A-E6B93E2ACC13.

  • Eigenmann, Carl H. 1922. "The fishes of western South America, Part I. The fresh-water fishes of northwestern South America, including Colombia, Panama, and the Pacific slopes of Ecuador and Peru, together with an appendix upon the fishes of the Rio Meta in Colombia". Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum. vol. 9 (n. 1): pp. 1-346 (crc00283)

Nomenklatur Geschichte:

Bewohnte Länder:

Typusfundort: Río Dagua, Cordoba, Colombia.

Artenschutz: Mesoheros gephyrus wurde durch die Internationale Union für die Erhaltung der Natur (IUZN) in der Roten Liste bedrohter Arten bewertet als (EN) stark gefährdet (2016).

Literatur (3):

  • Burgess, Warren. 2000. "The Cichlasoma story. Herichthys, the break-up". Tropical Fish Hobbyist Magazine. v. 48(n. 11); pp. 44-54 (crc01003)
  • Eigenmann, Carl H. 1922. "The fishes of western South America, Part I. The fresh-water fishes of northwestern South America, including Colombia, Panama, and the Pacific slopes of Ecuador and Peru, together with an appendix upon the fishes of the Rio Meta in Colombia". Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum. vol. 9 (n. 1): pp. 1-346 (crc00283)
  • Říčan, Oldřich & L. Piálek, K. Dragová & J. Novák. 2016. "Diversity and evolution of the Middle American cichlid fishes (Teleostei: Cichlidae) with revised classification". Vertebrate Zoology. v. 66(n. 1), pp. 1 – 102 (crc07292) (Kurzfassung)

Externe Kataloge: Catalog of Fishes, Encyclopedia of Life, FishBase, ZooBank.