Male at Naopa
Male of Tampichthys ipni in the Rio Claro at Naopa, Panuco drainage [Hidalgo]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (11-May-2019). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas




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Tampichthys ipni (Alvarez & Navarro, 1953)

Carpa veracruzana; Lantern minnow.

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Original description as Notropis ipni:

  • Álvarez del Villar, José & L. Navarro. 1953. "Nueva especie de Notropis capturada en el río de Metztitlán, estado de Hidalgo (Pisc. Cyprinidae)". Anales de la Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biológicas. v. 7(n. 1-4), pp. 5-8 (ffm00125)

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