The Freshwater Fishes of Mexico

Get to know the wonderful Mexican freshwater fish fauna
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Astyanax aeneus

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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

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Ameca splendens

Ameca splendens Miller & Fitzsimons, 1971 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Ameca splendens, one of the most cherished aquarium fish, is about to go extinct.

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Ameca

Ameca Miller & Fitzsimons, 1971 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Ameca, one of the most cherished aquarium fish, is about to go extinct.

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13-Oct-2021, Picture: Gambusia sexradiata, Freshly collected female, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
13-Oct-2021, Picture: Usumacinta: Lake Peten Itza, Lake Peten Itza, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
13-Oct-2021, Picture: Usumacinta: Lake Peten Itza, Lake Peten Itza, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
13-Oct-2021, Picture: Usumacinta: Lake Peten Itza, Lake Peten Itza, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
12-Oct-2021, Picture: Allodontichthys zonistius, Male in the aquarium, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
01-Oct-2021, Species profile: Ameca splendens Miller & Fitzsimons, 1971 (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
30-Sep-2021, Genus profile: Ameca Miller & Fitzsimons, 1971 (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
29-Sep-2021, Picture: Poeciliopsis turrubarensis, Freshly collected male, (Michi Tobler)
29-Sep-2021, Picture: Poeciliopsis turrubarensis, Freshly collected female, (Michi Tobler)

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