Male in La Margarita stream
Male of Xiphophorus kallmani of the normal morph in La Margarita stream, Papaloapan drainage, Lake Catemaco [Veracruz]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (09-Apr-2021). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas



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Xiphophorus kallmani Meyer & Schartl, 2003

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Original description as Xiphophorus kallmani:


  • Meyer, Manfred & M. Schartl. 2003. "Xiphophorus kallmani sp. n. -- a new species of swordtail from Mexico (Teleostei, Cyprinodontiformes, Poeciliidade)". Zoologische Abhandlungen. 53:57-64 (ffm00069)

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