The Freshwater Fishes of Mexico

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Female in the Mante River

Poecilia latipunctata

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New species of <i>Thorichthys</i> described

New species of Thorichthys described — A new species of Thorichthys has been described in the journal Revista peruana de biología: 24(n. 1), pp. 3-10. The new species, endemic to the Coatzacoalcos river drainage in Mexico, has been... more

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Vieja bifasciata

Vieja bifasciata (Steindachner, 1864) — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Two defined geographical morphs of this species are known, yellow and red.

Thorichthys panchovillai

Thorichthys panchovillai Del Moral-Flores, López-Segovia & Hernández-Arellano, 2017 — by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

A jewel with three defined geographical variants.

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24-Sep-2017, Picture: Cyprinodon labiosus, An adult Male, (Manuel Salazar González)
23-Sep-2017, Picture: Notropis amabilis, An Adult at Raices, (Manuel Salazar González)
23-Sep-2017, Picture: Campostoma anomalum, Adult Male at Ramos River, (Manuel Salazar González)
23-Sep-2017, Picture: Lepomis cyanellus, Adult Male at Sabinas River, (Manuel Salazar González)
23-Sep-2017, Picture: Poecilia mexicana, An adult Male, (Manuel Salazar González)
23-Sep-2017, Picture: Gerres cinereus, Adult at Casa Cenote, (Manuel Salazar González)
23-Sep-2017, Picture: Cyprinodon labiosus, Male in Lake Chicancanab, (Manuel Salazar González)
13-Sep-2017, Species profile: Vieja bifasciata (Steindachner, 1864) (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)
19-Aug-2017, Picture: Gambusia yucatana, Pair in Gran Cenote, (Juan Miguel Artigas Azas)

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