Freshly collected at Champoton River
Poecilia velifera freshly collected at the mouth of the Champoton River [Campeche] (1999).Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Poeciliidae

Genus
Poecilia

Status
valid


Last updated on:
27-Nov-2012

Poecilia velifera (Regan, 1914)


Original description as Mollienesia velifera:

  • Regan, Charles Tate. 1914. "Description of a new cyprinodont fish of the genus Mollienisia from Yucatan". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. v. 13(n. 75), pp. 338 (ffm00024)

Conservation: Poecilia velifera is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.

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