Male at El Quince
Male of Xiphophorus continens at El Quince, Pánuco drainage [San Luis Potosi]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (27-Nov-2017). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Poeciliidae

Genus
Xiphophorus


Last updated on:
28-Nov-2012

Xiphophorus continens Rauchenberger, Kallman & Morizot, 1990


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Original description as Xiphophorus continens:

ZooBank:9B46465A-7E04-44B6-85DA-A52830427BC5.

  • Rauchenberger, Mary & K.D. Kallman, D.C. Morizot. 1990. "Monophyly and geography of the Río Pánuco Basin swordtails (Genus Xiphophorus) with descriptions of four new species". American Museum Novitates. (2975):1-41 (ffm00052) (abstract)

Conservation: Xiphophorus continens is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (DD) data deficient (2019).