Freshly collected male
Freshly collected male of Poecilia latipinna at Miami-Dade County, FL [USA]. Photo by Michi Tobler. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Poeciliidae

Genus
Poecilia

Status
valid


Last updated on:
26-Nov-2012

Poecilia latipinna (Lesueur, 1821)


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Original description as Mollienesia latipinna:

ZooBank:3C611FB4-E502-482C-A982-08C04C34E7C7.

  • Lesueur, Charles-Alexander. 1821. "Description of a new genus, and of several new species of fresh water fish indigenous to the United States". Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia. 2:2-8 (ffm00005)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Poecilia latipinna is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.