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Herichthys


Herichthys bartoni
bartoni

Herichthys carpintis
carpintis

Herichthys cyanoguttatus
cyanoguttatus

Herichthys deppii
deppii

Herichthys labridens
labridens

Herichthys minckleyi
minckleyi

Herichthys pame
pame

Herichthys pantostictus
pantostictus

Herichthys steindachneri
steindachneri

Herichthys tamasopoensis
tamasopoensis

Herichthys tepehua
tepehua

   not yet illustrated

molango

pratinus

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Heroini

Genus
Herichthys

Group
Cyanoguttatus

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
23-Sep-2004

Adult male in Media Luna
Herichthys bartoni adult male in normal coloration in Media Luna spring, Pánuco drainage; San Luis Potosi [Mexico].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Herichthys bartoni (Bean, 1892)


Versions Spanish Polish

Original description as Acara bartoni:

  • Bean, Tarleton Hoffman. 1892. "Notes on fishes collected in Mexico by Prof. Alfredo Dugès, with descriptions of new species". Proceeding of the United States National Museum. pp. 283-287 (crc00239)
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Conservation: Herichthys bartoni is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (VU) vulnerable (1996). Listed in the Mexican Official Norm NOM-059-ECOL-2001 with classification A (In danger of extinction). Some springs where it historically inhabited have been drought up in recent years.

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