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Trichromis salvini © Juan Miguel Artigas Azas


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A new species of <i>Profundulus</i> is described from Oaxaca

A new species of Profundulus is described from Oaxaca — A new species of killifish in the genus Profundulus has been described in the journal Ichthyology & Herpetology 109(4):949–957 2021 by Sara E Dominguez-Cisneros, Ernesto Velázquez-Velázquez, Caleb D. McMahan, and Wilfredo A. Matamoros. The new species significantly extends the known... more

Published species profiles

Gambusia regani

Gambusia regani Hubbs, 1926 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Gambusia panuco is a junior synonym of G. regani.

Gambusia alvarezi

Gambusia alvarezi Hubbs & Springer, 1957 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Gambusia alvarezi has a minute distribution range and fragile habitat very susceptible to water level variations.

Xiphophorus continens

Xiphophorus continens Rauchenberger, Kallman & Morizot, 1990 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Males in aquaria may grow to 3 cm in standard length and 5 cm with the sword.

Hybopsis aulidion

Hybopsis aulidion (Chernoff & Miller, 1986) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Hybopsis aulidion was first reported extinct in 1965.

Xiphophorus pygmaeus

Xiphophorus pygmaeus Hubbs & Gordon, 1943 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

From a member of a race of dwarves.

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17-May-2024, Picture: Heterophallus echeagarayi, Male from Rio Palenque, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
17-May-2024, Picture: Heterophallus echeagarayi, Female from Rio Palenque, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
16-May-2024, Picture: Priapella lacandonae, Male in Rio Mizol-Ha, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
15-May-2024, Picture: Poecilia mexicana, Male courting a female, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
15-May-2024, Picture: Poecilia mexicana, Female in Rio Mizol-Ha, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
15-May-2024, Picture: Poecilia mexicana, Female in Rio Mizol-Ha, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
14-May-2024, Picture: Rheoheros coeruleus, Pair with fry, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
14-May-2024, Picture: Rheoheros coeruleus, Female with fry, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
14-May-2024, Picture: Rheoheros coeruleus, Female with fry, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)

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