The Freshwater Fishes of Mexico

Get to know the wonderful Mexican freshwater fish fauna
Male at Coacuilco

Xiphophorus birchmanni

© photo by 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... more

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Herichthys deppii

Herichthys deppii (Heckel, 1840) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Ferdinand Depp’s lost and found cichlid species.

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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01-Dec-2021, Picture: Priapella chamulae, Freshly collected male, (Michi Tobler)
01-Dec-2021, Picture: Priapella chamulae, Freshly collected female, (Michi Tobler)
01-Dec-2021, Picture: Priapella chamulae, Freshly collected male, (Michi Tobler)
30-Nov-2021, Picture: Belonesox belizanus, Freshly collected male, (Michi Tobler)
30-Nov-2021, Picture: Belonesox belizanus, Freshly collected female, (Michi Tobler)
29-Nov-2021, Picture: Xiphophorus maculatus, Freshly collected male, (Michi Tobler)
29-Nov-2021, Picture: Xiphophorus maculatus, Freshly collected female, (Michi Tobler)
29-Nov-2021, Picture: Xiphophorus maculatus, Freshly collected female, (Michi Tobler)
26-Nov-2021, Picture: Xiphophorus xiphidium, Male at Rio Blanco, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)

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