Adult at Arroyo Manantlán
Adult of Sicydium salvini at Arroyo Manantlán, Armeria drainage [Jalisco]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (18-May-2022). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas




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Sicydium salvini Ogilvie-Grant, 1884

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Original description as Sicydium salvini:


  • Ogilvie-Grant, William Robert. 1884. "A revision of the fishes of the genera Sicydium and Lentipes, with descriptions of five new species". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1884:153-172 (ffm00452)

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Conservation: Sicydium salvini is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2019). On a local scale, there are likely impacts to habitat quality resulting from agricultural development and urbanization. However, on a range-wide scale, there are no known pervasive threats affecting this species (Snoeks et al., 2019).