The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Chirostoma compressum de Buen, 1940

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Chirostoma grandocule compressum de Buen, 1940

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1940

 

Distribution

Lake Cuitzeo, Mexico

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Only two specimens exist.

 

Media

 

 

References

Barbour, Clyde D. (1974). Redescription and Taxonomic Status of Chirostoma compressum, a Mexican Atherinid Fish. Copeia 1974(1): 277-279. [Abstract]

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