Fundulus bermudae Günther, 1874

Bermuda killifish



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



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Original scientific description:

Günther, Albert C. L. G. (1874). Descriptions of new species of fishes in the British Museum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 4 14: 368-371.

Other references:

Huber, J.H., 1996. Killi-Data 1996. Updated checklist of taxonomic names, collecting localities and bibliographic references of oviparous Cyprinodont fishes (Atherinomorpha, Pisces). Société Française d'Ichtyologie, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France, 399 pp.

Outerbridge, M. E., Davenport, J. and Glasspool, A. F. (2007a). Distribution, population assessments and conservation of the Bermuda killifishes Fundulus bermudae and Fundulus relictus. Endangered Species Research 3: 181-189.

Outerbridge, M. E., Davenport, J. and Glasspool, A. F. (2007b). Reproductive Seasonal Periodicity of the Bermuda killifish Fundulus bermudae in an anchialine pond. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 87: 797-800.

Smith-Vaniz, W. F.; Collette, B. B.; Luckhurst, B. E (1999). Fishes of Bermuda: History, zoogeography, annotated checklist, and identification keys (American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists - Special Publication No.4) . ASIH, 424 pp. ("Species thought to be extinct in 1878")


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