Freshly collected adult
Freshly collected adult of Chirostoma jordani at Orandino dam, Lerma drainage at Jacoma [Michoacan]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (20-Aug-2021). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas




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Chirostoma jordani Woolman, 1894

Charale; Mesa silverside; Yecapitzahuac.

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Original description as Chirostoma jordani:


  • Woolman, Albert J.. 1894. "Report on a collection of fishes from the rivers of central and northern Mexico". Bulletin of the U.S. Fish Commission. 14:55-66 (ffm04517)

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