The Freshwater Fishes of Mexico

Get to know the wonderful Mexican freshwater fish fauna
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Cribroheros robertsoni

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

New species of Thorichthys described — A new species of Thorichthys has been described in the journal Revista peruana de biología: 24(n. 1), pp. 3-10. The new species, endemic to the Coatzacoalcos river drainage in Mexico, has been... more

Species profile

Oscura heterospila

Oscura heterospila (Hubbs, 1936) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

A beautiful and underestimated species of Middle American cichlid.

Genus profile

Oscura

Oscura McMahan & Chakrabarty, 2015 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Oscura is a genus that still has to be proven.

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12-Dec-2019, Species profile: Oscura heterospila (Hubbs, 1936) (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
12-Dec-2019, Genus profile: Oscura McMahan & Chakrabarty, 2015 (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
29-Nov-2019, Picture: Kihnichthys ufermanni, Young adult in the aquarium, (Guensho Shimabukuro)
29-Nov-2019, Picture: Kihnichthys ufermanni, Frontal view of a young adult, (Guensho Shimabukuro)
29-Nov-2019, Picture: Kihnichthys ufermanni, Young adult in the aquarium, (Guensho Shimabukuro)
07-Jun-2019, Picture: Xiphophorus nigrensis, Male of the short sword morph, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
05-Jun-2019, Picture: Herichthys pantostictus, Female with fry at Taninul spring, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
05-Jun-2019, Picture: Herichthys pantostictus, Adult at Taninul spring, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
05-Jun-2019, Picture: Herichthys carpintis, Young at Taninul spring, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)

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