Xiphophorus

Xiphophorus Heckel, 1848

Xiphophorus hellerii Heckel, 1848

Family
Poeciliidae


Last updated on:
06-Jan-2022


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Original description:

  • Heckel, Johann Jakob. 1848. "Eine neue Gattung von Poecilien mit rochenartigem Anklammerungs-Organe". Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft naturforschender Freunde in Berlin. 1:289-303 (ffm04582)

Type species: Xiphophorus hellerii Heckel, 1848 (subsequent designation).

Described species included (35):

valid: 24 synonym: 11