Freshly collected adult
Freshly collected A male of Astyanax caballeroi from Catemaco Lake, Papaloapan drainage [Veracruz].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas




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Astyanax caballeroi (Contreras-Balderas & Rivera-Teillery, 1985)

Pepesca de Catemaco.

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Original description as Bramocharax caballeroi:


  • Contreras-Balderas, Salvador & R. Rivera-Teillery. 1985. "Bramocharax (Catemaco) caballeroi subgén. et sp. nv., del Lago de Catemaco, Veracruz, Mexico". Publicaciones Biológicas, Facultad de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidad Autónoma Nueva León. v. 2(n. 1), pp. 7-29 (ffm00222)

Conservation: Astyanax caballeroi is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (DD) data deficient (2018).