Apistogramma geisleri Meinken, 1971
Apistogramma geisleri
photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

 Family:  Cichlidae (Cichlids), subfamily: Geophaginae
 Max. size:  2.8 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  South America: Amazon River basin, in the region of the lower Trombetas River basin.
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  Eggs are deposited on the ceiling of caves and are tendered by the female parent (Ref. 47893).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 27.02.98
 Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 06.11.08
 Checked by: Kullander, Sven O. - 05.12.00

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