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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846 
AphiaID: 275351

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodontiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPoeciliidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPoeciliinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGambusia modesta Troschel, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGambusia plumbea Troschel, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLembesseia parvianalis Fowler, 1949
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollienesia altissima Hubbs, 1936
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollienesia gracilis Regan, 1913
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollienesia macrura Hubbs, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollienesia pallida de Buen, 1943
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollienesia sphenops altissima Hubbs, 1936
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollienesia sphenops macrura Hubbs, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollienesia sphenops pallida de Buen, 1943
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollienesia sphenops vantynei Hubbs, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollienesia vantynei Hubbs, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollienisia sphenops (Valenciennes, 1846)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatypoecilus mentalis Gill, 1877
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatypoecilus nelsoni Meek, 1904
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatypoecilus tropicus Meek, 1907
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia boucardii Steindachner, 1878
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia caudata Meek, 1909
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia chisoyensis Günther, 1866
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia dovii Günther, 1866
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia spilonota Regan, 1908
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia spilurus Günther, 1866
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia tenuis Meek, 1907
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia thermalis Steindachner, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia vandepolli arubensis van Lidth de Jeude, 1887
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilia vetiprovidentiae Fowler, 1950
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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexican molly  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortopote mexicano  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus boettgeri Reichenbach-Klinke, 1958 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea cyprinacea Linnaeus, 1758 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (47 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (30 nucleotides; 30 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:275351
Taxonomic
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  created  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Poecilia sphenops. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=275351 on 2014-08-20
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