Overview

Distribution

Central America: endemic to Etang de Miragoane in Tiburon Peninsula, southwestern Haiti.
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Haiti, West Indies.
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Physical Description

Size

Maximum size: 33 mm SL
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Max. size

3.3 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 13498)); 5.9 cm SL (female)
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Type Information

Neotype for Gambusia beebei Myers
Catalog Number: USNM 203161
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Rivas & L. Bonnefil
Year Collected: 1951
Locality: SW End of Lake Miragoane, Hispaniola, Haiti, Greater Antilles, Caribbean Sea, Atlantic
  • Neotype: Rivas, L. R. 1969. Copeia. 1969 (4): 782.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; non-migratory; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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