The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Orestias incae Garman, 1895

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1937

 

Distribution

Lake Titicaca, Bolivia/Peru

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Garman, S. W. (1895). The Cyprinodonts. Mem. Mus. Comp. Zool. Han;. Coll., 19 (1): 179.

 

Other references:

Eigenmann, Carl H. and Allen, William Ray (1942). Fishes of western South America. I. The intercordilleran and Amazonian lowlands of Peru. II. The high pampas of Peru, Bolivia, and northern Chile. With a Revision of the Peruvian Gymnotidae, and of the Genus Orestias. Lexington, Kentucky: The University of Kentucky. xv + 494 pp.

Lauzanne, L. (1982). Les Oresrias (Pisces, Cyprinodontidae) du Petit lac Titicaca. Rev. Hydrobiol. trop. 15 (1): 39-70.

Lauzanne, L. (1992). The Orestias. VI.5 fish fauna, VI5a native species, pp. 405-419. In: Dejoux, C. and Iltis, A. (eds.). Lake Titicaca. A synthesis of limnological knowledge. Monographiae biologiae 68. Kluwer, Leiden.

Tchernavin, V. V. (1944). A Revision of the Subfamily Orestiinæ. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 114(1-2): 140-233. [relevant reference?]

 

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