White River killfish (Crenichthys baileyi)

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White River killfish male (right) and female (left)
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White River killfish fact file

White River killfish description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyCyprinodontidae
GenusCrenichthys (1)

Information on the White River killifish is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
White River springfish.
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White River killfish status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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White River killfish male (right) and female (left)  
White River killfish male (right) and female (left)

© Paul Loiselle

Dr. Paul V. Loiselle
Curator of Freshwater Fishes
New York Aquarium
Surf Ave. and West 8th St.
Brooklyn
NY
11224
United States of America
Tel: (718) 265-3406
Fax: (719) 265-3420
ploiselle@wcs.org

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