Male in Lake Chichancanab
A male of Cyprinodon esconditus resting on the bottom of Lake Chichancanab [Quintana Roo]. Photo by Manuel Salazar González. (22-Apr-2014). determiner Arcadio Valdés González

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Cyprinodon esconditus Strecker, 2002

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Original description as Cyprinodon esconditus:

  • Strecker, Ulrike. 2002. "Cyprinodon esconditus, a new pupfish from Laguna Chichancanab, Yucatan, Mexico (Cyprinodontidae)". Cybium. 26(4):301-307 (ffm00178)

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