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Family
Poeciliidae

Genus
Xiphophorus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
28-Nov-2012

Xiphophorus alvarezi (Rosen, 1960)

Chiapas swordtail; Espada de Comitán.


Original description as Xiphophorus helleri alvarezi:

ZooBank:AFD4F4F1-22C6-4011-B491-B425BADEC6EB.

  • Rosen, Donn E. 1960. "Middle-American poeciliid fishes of the genus Xiphophorus". Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences. v. 5(n. 4), pp. 57-242 (ffm00047)

Conservation: Xiphophorus alvarezi is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2018).

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