Male in the aquarium
A male of Xenotaenia resolanae in the aquarium. Collection held by Omar Domínguez Domínguez at the Aquaculture laboratory (Aqualab) of the University San Nicolas de Hidalgo [Morelia]. Ago-2001. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Goodeidae

Sub-family
Goodeinae

Tribe
Ilyodontini

Genus
Xenotaenia

Status
valid


Last updated on:
04-Sep-2012

Xenotaenia resolanae Turner, 1946

Leopard splitfin; Mexcalpique leopardo.


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Original description as Xenotaenia resolanae:

ZooBank:2BC03109-DB6E-4AA5-92E9-C3FD3CDDBEEB.

  • Turner, C. L.. 1946. "A contribution to the taxonomy and zoogeography of the goodeid fishes". Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan. (n. 495), pp. 495 (ffm04518)

Conservation: Xenotaenia resolanae is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (2018).