Male in the Mante River
Poecilia latipunctata adult male in dominant coloration in the Mante River at the Mante Spring, Pánuco drainage [Tamaulipas]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (15-Apr-2007). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas




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Poecilia latipunctata Meek, 1904

Tamesi molly; Topote del Tamesí.

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Original description as Poecilia latipunctata:

  • Meek, Seth Eugene. 1904. "The fresh-water fishes of Mexico north of the isthmus of Tehuantepec". Field Columbian Museum Publication. pp. 1-252 (ffm00159)

Conservation: Poecilia latipunctata is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (CR) critically endangered (1996).