Male from Tierra Quemada
A male of Xenoophorus captivus from Tierra Quemada River, Santa Maria, Pánuco drainage [San Luis Potosí]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Goodeidae

Sub-family
Goodeinae

Tribe
Chapalichthyini

Genus
Xenoophorus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
27-Sep-2015

Xenoophorus captivus (Hubbs, 1924)

Mexcalpique viejo; Relict splitfin.


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Original description as Goodea captiva:

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  • Hubbs, Carl Leavitt. 1924. "Studies of the fishes of the order Cyprinodontes. V. Notes on species of Goodea and Skiffia". Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan. (n. 148), pp. 1-8 (ffm04528)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Xenoophorus captivus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (EN) endangered (1996).