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Family
Cyprinidae

Genus
Notropis

Status
valid


Last updated on:
15-Jan-2013

Notropis orca Woolman, 1894

Carpita de El Paso; Phantom shiner.


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Original description as Notropis orca:

  • Woolman, Albert J.. 1894. "Report on a collection of fishes from the rivers of central and northern Mexico". Bulletin of the U.S. Fish Commission. v. 14, pp. 55-66 (ffm04517)

Conservation: Notropis orca is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (EX) extinct (1996). Reported extinct in 1975 by Burkhead (2012).