Male in the aquarium
Male of Cyprinodon nazas from the Aguanaval river [Zacatecas] in the aquarium [Mexico]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (17-Apr-2018). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cyprinodontidae

Genus
Cyprinodon

Status
valid


Last updated on:
21-Feb-2013

Cyprinodon nazas Miller, 1976

Cachorrito del Nazas; Nazas pupfish.


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Original description as Cyprinodon nazas:

  • Miller, Robert Rush & C.L. Hubbs. 1974. "Rivulus robustus, a new cyprinodontid fish from southeastern Mexico". Copeia. v. 1974(n. 4), pp. 865-869 (ffm00072)

Conservation: Cyprinodon nazas is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (1996).