Overview

Distribution

North America: Río Chihuahua and tributaries, Chihuahua, Mexico (type locality).
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Physical Description

Type Information

Syntype for Gila pulchra
Catalog Number: USNM 228
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Preparation: Dry Osteological Specimen
Collector(s): J. Potts
Year Collected: 1855
Locality: Chihuahua River and tributaries., Chihuahua, Mexico, North America
  • Syntype: Girard, C. F. 1857. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 8: 207.
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Syntype for Gila pulchra
Catalog Number: USNM 227
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Preparation: Dry Osteological Specimen
Collector(s): J. Potts
Year Collected: 1855
Locality: Chihuahua River and tributaries., Chihuahua, Mexico, North America
  • Syntype: Girard, C. F. 1857. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 8: 207.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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