The Freshwater Fishes of Mexico

Get to know the wonderful Mexican freshwater fish fauna
Female from Ojo de Agua de San Juan

Characodon lateralis

© photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

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New species of <i>Poeciliopsis</i> described

New species of Poeciliopsis described — A new species of livebearer fish: Poeciliopsis jackschultzi from the state of Sonora in Mexico has been recently described by Kevin Conway, Mariana Mateos and Robert C. Vrijenhoek in the... more

Species profile

Cincelichthys pearsei

Cincelichthys pearsei (Hubbs, 1936) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Ramera (branch dweller) and Zacatera (grass dweller) indicate the habitat preferences for C. pearsei.

Genus profile

Cincelichthys

Cincelichthys McMahan & Piller, 2015 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Cincelichthys is diagnosed by having spatulate, chisel-like oral teeth.

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15-Apr-2020, Species profile: Cincelichthys pearsei (Hubbs, 1936) (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
14-Apr-2020, Genus profile: Cincelichthys McMahan & Piller, 2015 (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
13-Apr-2020, Genus profile: Kihnichthys McMahan & Matamoros, 2015 (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
08-Apr-2020, Species profile: Vieja zonata (Meek, 1905) (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
29-Mar-2020, Picture: Poecilia mexicana, Group a Puente de Dios, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
28-Mar-2020, Picture: Herichthys pame, Adult at Puente de Dios, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
28-Mar-2020, Picture: Herichthys pame, Breeding pair at Puente de Dios, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
28-Mar-2020, Picture: Herichthys pame, Female guarding fry, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
28-Mar-2020, Picture: Herichthys pame, Female guarding fry, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)

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