Adult in Misty River cave
Adult of Ogilbia pearsei in Misty River cave [Quintana Roo]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (21-Feb-2007). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas



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Ogilbia pearsei (Hubbs, 1938)

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Original description as Typhlias pearsei:


  • Hubbs, Carl Leavitt. 1938. "Fishes from the caves of Yucatan". Carnegie Institution of Washington Publications. (491):261-295 (ffm00347)

Conservation: Ogilbia pearsei is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (NT) near threatened (2018).