IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Biology

In backwaters and quiet pools of streams, sloughs, and ditches, usually over mud. This is an all-female species thought to have originated as a result of hybridization between P. latipinna and P. sphenops. Parthenogenesis reproduction is triggered by copulation and stimulation by sperm from either parental species.

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