Male in the aquarium
A male of Chapalichthys pardalis from Tocumbo Spring, Balsas drainage [Michoacán], in the aquarium of the aquaculture elaboration of the University of San Nicolás de Hidalgo [Michoacán], in change of Omar Domínguez-Domínguez. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (12-Mar-2006). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Goodeidae

Sub-family
Goodeinae

Tribe
Chapalichthyini

Genus
Chapalichthys

Status
valid


Last updated on:
19-Sep-2012

Chapalichthys pardalis Álvarez, 1963

Pintito de Tocumbo; Polka-dot splitfin.


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Original description as Chapalichthys pardalis:

ZooBank:A580C483-D1A0-4E59-81B1-883B14F637BE.

  • Álvarez del Villar, José. 1963. "Ictiología Michoacana. III.--Los peces des San Juanico y de Tocumbo, Michoacán". Anales de la Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biológicas. v. 12(n. 1-4), pp. 111-138 (ffm04538)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Chapalichthys pardalis is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (CR) critically endangered (2018).