Adult in the aquarium
Profundulus punctatus adult from Rio Grande de Chiapas at Chiapa de Corzo, Grijalva drainage [Chiapas], in the aquarium. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (23-Feb-2006). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas



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Profundulus punctatus (Günther, 1866)

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Original description as Fundulus punctatus:


  • Günther, Albert C. L. G. 1866. "Catalogue of the Physostomi, containing the families Salmonidae, Percopsidae, Galaxidae, Mormyridae, Gymnarchidae, Esocidae, Umbridae, Scombresocidae, Cyprinodontidae, in the collection of the British Museum". Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. 6:1-368 (ffm04521)

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Conservation: Profundulus punctatus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2018).