Pair in the aquarium
Pair of Xiphophorus evelynae in the aquarium of Andreas Tveteraas [Norway]. Photo by Andreas Tveteraas. (1991). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Poeciliidae

Genus
Xiphophorus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
12-Dec-2021

Xiphophorus evelynae (Rosen, 1960)

Espada de Necaxa; Puebla platyfish; Reticultae platyfish.


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Original description as Xiphophorus variatus evelynae:

ZooBank:EB25511F-E456-42C0-A6E4-CEEE976730DF.

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

Conservation: Xiphophorus evelynae is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (DD) data deficient (2018).