Cyprinodon macrolepis Miller, 1976
Largescale pupfish
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Family:  Cyprinodontidae (Pupfishes), subfamily: Cyprinodontinae
Max. size:  5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic, non-migratory
Distribution:  Central America: Mexico.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Not a seasonal killifish. Is difficult to maintain in aquarium (Ref. 27139).
IUCN Red List Status: Endangered (EN); Date assessed: 01 August 1996 (A1abc+2bce, B1+2c, C2b) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Cruz, Tess - 04.08.92
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 15.09.09

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