Adult from La Mintzia
Yuriria alta adult from La Mintzia, Cuitzeo drainage [Michoacán], photographed at the Aquaculture laboratory of the University of San Nicolás de Hidalgo in Morelia [Michoacán], under the care of Omar Domínguez-Domíguez. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (12-Mar-2006). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas



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Yuriria alta (Jordan, 1880)

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Original description as Hudsonius altus:


  • Jordan, David Starr. 1880. "Notes on a collection of fishes obtained in the streams of Guanajuato and in Chapala Lake, Mexico, by Prof. A. Dugès". Proceeding of the United States National Museum. 2(94):298-301 (ffm04501)

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