Freshly collected male
Freshly collected male of Poeciliopsis baenschi at Rio Purificaci├│n at La Huerta [Jalisco]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (17-May-2022). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Poeciliidae

Genus
Poeciliopsis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
27-Nov-2012

Poeciliopsis baenschi Meyer, Radda, Riehl & Feichtinger, 1986

Golden livebearer; Guatopte de oro.


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Original description as Poeciliopsis benschi:

  • Meyer, Manfred & A.C. Radda, R. Riehl, W. Feichtinger. 1986. "Poeciliopsis baenschi n. sp., un nouveau taxon de Jalisco, Mexique (Teleostei, Poeciliidae)". Revue fran├žaise d'Aquariologie et Herpetologie. 12(3):79-84 (ffm00025)

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