" The goodeid fish genus Characodon Gunther is revised and diagnosed on the basis of inferred derived characters of the ovary, embryonic trophotaeniae, male anal-fin clasper, and chromosomes. Three species are recognized: Characodon lateralis, C. audax, n. sp. from an isolated spring in Durango, Mexico, and the disjunct C. garmani herein resurrected as valid "
Reference in bibliography for species (3)
- Characodon lateralis referred to as Characodon audax,