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Family
Atherinopsidae

Genus
Chirostoma

Status
valid


Last updated on:
03-Oct-2013

Chirostoma melanoccus Álvarez, 1963

Blunthead silverside; Charal de San Juanico.


Original description as Chirostoma melanoccus:

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  • 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)

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

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