Holotype
Holotype of Tampichthys rasconis as illustrated in the original description (Jordan & Snyder, 1899) as stored at the California Academy of Sciences with registration SU 6153 (formerly at Standford University). Photo by anynomous . Sent by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas.

Family
Cyprinidae

Genus
Tampichthys

Status
valid


Last updated on:
11-Jan-2013

Tampichthys rasconis (Jordan & Snyder, 1899)

Blackstripe minnow; Carpa potosina.


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Original description as Notropis rasconis:

  • Jordan, David Starr & J. O. Snyder. 1899. "Notes on a collection of fishes from the rivers of Mexico, with description of twenty new species". Bulletin of the U.S. Fish Commission. v. 19, pp. 115-147 (ffm00041)

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