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Mexican goodeid fishes of the genus Characodon, with description of a new species

By Smith, Michael & R.R. Miller

American Museum Novitates, (n. 2851), pp. 1-14 30-Jun-1986


" 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 "

Language: English

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Smith, Michael & R.R. Miller. 1986. "Mexican goodeid fishes of the genus Characodon, with description of a new species". American Museum Novitates. (n. 2851), pp. 1-14 (ffm00002) (abstract)