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Family
Atherinopsidae

Genus
Chirostoma

Status
valid


Last updated on:
24-Sep-2013

Chirostoma contrerasi Barbour, 2002

Ajijic silverside; Charal de Ajijic.


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Original description as Chirostoma contrerasi:

ZooBank:C38EE9CD-1013-45DE-A944-AA6071427282.

  • Barbour, Clyde D.. 2002. "Chirostoma contrerasi (Atherinopsidae, Menidiinae), a new species from Lago de Chapala, Mexico". Libro jubilar en honor al Dr. Salvador Contreras Balderas, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Monterrey, Mexico. pp. 23-33 (ffm00522)

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