Evarra eigenmanni Woolman, 1894

Plateau dace, Plateau chub, Mexican dace (generic)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

IUCN RedList status: Extinct





Biology & Ecology




UMMZ 97444 (3 fish)

CAS 790 (2 fish)


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Original scientific description:

Woolman, A. J. (1894). Report on a collection of fishes from the rivers of central and northern Mexico. Bulletin of the U. S. Fish Commission v. 14 (art. 8) (for 1894): 55-66, Pl. 2.


Other references:

Alvarez, J. and Navarro, L. (1957). Los peces del Valle de México. Sec. de Marina. Dir. Pesca Indus. Conex., Méx 1957: 1-62.

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.

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.

Nelson, J.S., E.J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L.T. Findley, C.R. Gilbert, R.N. Lea and J.D. Williams, 2004. Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico. American Fisheries Society, Special Publication 29, Bethesda, Maryland. ix, 386 p. + 1 CD.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996). Evarra eigenmanni. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 31 May 2013.


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