Male in Agujas River
A male of Cyprinella lutrensis in Agujas River, Rio Grande drainage [Chihuahua]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (23-Mar-2007). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas




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Cyprinella lutrensis (Baird & Girard, 1853)

Carpita roja; Red shiner.

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Original description as Leuciscus lutrensis:

  • Baird, Spencer F. & C.F. Girard. 1853. "Descriptions of new species of fishes, collected by captains R. B. Marcy, and Geo. B. M'Clellan, in Arkansas". Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. v. 6, pp. 390-392 (ffm00109)

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Conservation: Cyprinella lutrensis is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.