Dionda episcopa punctifer Garman, 1881

Parras roundnosed minnow



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Hybognathus punctifer Garman, 1881; Dionda episcopa plunctifer Garman, 1881 [orth. error]


Invalid (synonym)


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)

Last record: 1930



Parras River, Coahuila, Mexico


Biology & Ecology




MCZ 24897 (4)

UMMZ 87096 (1) [ex MCZ 24897]






Original scientific description:

Garman, Samuel. (1881). New and little-known Reptiles and Fishes in the Museum Collections. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College 8: 85-93.


Other references:

Day, David. (1981). The Doomsday Book of Animals: A Natural History of Vanished Species. New York, N.Y.: The Viking Press.

Miller, Robert Rush. (1961). Man and the changing fish fauna of the American southwest. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters 46: 365-404.

Miller, Robert Rush. (1991). Taxonomic Status of Two Nominal Species of Mexican Freshwater Fishes (Cyprinidae). Copeia 1991(1): 225-227. [Abstract]


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