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

Family
Characidae

Genus
Astyanax

Status
valid


Last updated on:
01-Mar-2013

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

Pepesca de Catemaco.


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Original description as Bramocharax caballeroi:

ZooBank:17F23AA1-AAF9-4F3E-8A16-E6A4B6DE1623.

  • 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).