Adult in Rio Blanco
An adult (probably a male) of Notropis aguirrepequenoi in Rio Blanco, Soto la Marina drainage [Nuevo Leon]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (06-Jun-2009). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cyprinidae

Genus
Notropis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
15-Jan-2013

Notropis aguirrepequenoi Contreras-Balderas & Rivera-Teillery, 1973

Carpita del Pilón; Soto la Marina shiner.


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Original description as Notropis aguirrepequenoi:

  • Contreras-Balderas, Salvador. 1973. "Notropis aguirrepequeñoi, especie nueva endemica del Rio Soto la Marina, Tamaulipas, Mexico (Pisces: Cyprinidae)". Publicaciones Biologicas / Instituto de Investigaciones cientificas. v. 1(n. 2), pp. 9-23 (ffm00140)

Conservation: Notropis aguirrepequenoi is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (1996).