Apistogramma atahualpa

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Cichliformes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis/Superclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Ovalentaria
Superordo: Cichlomorphae
Ordo: Cichliformes

Familia: Cichlidae
Subfamilia: Geophaginae
Genus: Apistogramma
Species: Apistogramma atahualpa

Name[edit]

  • Apistogramma atahualpa Römer, 1997

Etymology: atahualpa = Named by Römer in memory of the last ruling king of the Incas. The name Atahualpa is meant to be taken as a symbol for the persistent destruction of the indigenous peoples of South America, their cultures and their environment by the 'modern' man.

Synonyms[edit]

  • Apistogramma sp. Sunset
  • Apistogramma sp. Goldbauch / Gold-belly

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Sunset Apistogramma

References[edit]

  • Apistogramma atahualpa in FishBase,
    Froese, R. & Pauly, D. (eds.) 2019. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication, www.fishbase.org, version 02/2019.