Characodon garmani Jordan & Evermann, 1898

Parras characodon

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Characodon lateralis Garman, 1895

 

Conservation Status

Extinct (Burkhead, 2012)

Last record: "probably in the 1880's" (Miller et al., 1989:33); 1890's (Beltrán-López et al., 2021); 1900 (Koeck, 2019)

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Estimated date of extinction: 1900 (Burkhead, 2012)

 

Distribution

Mexico

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Only known from the holotype, a female.

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Jordan, D. S. and Evermann, B. W. (1896-1900). The fishes of North and Middle America. Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus. 47: 1-3313.

 

Other references:

Almada-Villela, P. C. 1990. Status of threatened Mexican fishes. Journal of Fish Biology 37: 197-199.

Beltrán-López RG, Pérez-Rodríguez R, Montañez-García OC, Artigas-Azas JM, Köck M, Mar-Silva AF, Domínguez-Domínguez O. (2021). Genetic differentiation in the genus Characodon: implications for conservation and taxonomy. PeerJ 9:e11492 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.11492

Burkhead, Noel M. (2012). Extinction Rates in North American Freshwater Fishes, 1900–2010. BioScience 62(9): 798-808.

Groombridge, B. (ed.). 1994. 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN. 1990. IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1988. IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Jelks, Howard L., Walsh, Stephen J., Burkhead, Noel M., Contreras-Balderas, Salvador, Díaz-Pardo, Edmundo, Hendrickson, Dean A., Lyons, J., Mandrak, Nicholas E., McCormick, Frank, Nelson, Joseph F., Platania, Steven P., Porter, Brady A., Renaud, Claude B., Schmitter-Soto, Juan Jacabo, Taylor, Eric B. and Warren, Melvin L. Jr. (2008). Conservation status of imperiled North American freshwater and diadromous fishes. Fisheries 33(8): 372-407.

Koeck, M. (2019). Characodon garmani. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2019: e.T4530A3000349. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2019-2.RLTS.T4530A3000349.en. Downloaded on 23 June 2021.

Lyons, John et al. (2019). Distribution and current conservation status of the Mexican Goodeidae (Actinopterygii, Cyprinodontiformes). ZooKeys 885: 115-158.

Meek, Seth Eugene. (1904). The Fresh-water Fishes of Mexico North of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Zoological Series, volume 5. Chicago. 252 pp.

Miller, R. R., Williams, J. D. and Williams, J. E. (1989). Extinctions of North American fishes during the past century. Fisheries 14(6): 22-38.

Smith, M. L. and Miller, R. R. (1986). Mexican goodied fishes of the genus Characodon with description of a new species. American Museum Novitates 2851: 1-14.

Williams, J. E. et al. (1985). Endangered aquatic ecosystems in North American deserts with a list of vanishing fishes of the region. J. Ariz-Nev. Acad. Sci. 20: 1-62.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996). Characodon garmani. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (http://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 04 May 2013.

 

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