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Hybopsis moralesi (de Buen, 1955)

Carpita Tepelneme; Papaloapan chub.

Original description as Notropis moralesi:

  • de Buen, Fernando. 1955. "Contribuciones a la ictiologia. XI. El primer representante (Notropis moralesi nov. sp.) de la familia Cyprinidae en la fauna neotropical". Anales del Instituto de Biologia de la Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico. v. 26, pp. 527-541 (ffm00136)

Conservation: Hybopsis moralesi is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (CR) critically endangered (1996).

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