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Ameca splendens (Butterfly splitfin; Goodeid)

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Wikipedia Abstract

The butterfly splitfin or butterfly goodeid, Ameca splendens, is a bony fish from the monotypic genus Amecaof the splitfin family (Goodeidae). It was formerly found throughout the Ameca River drainage in Mexico; the type locality is Rio Teuchitlán in the vicinity of Teuchitlán, Jalisco.
View Wikipedia Record: Ameca splendens

Endangered Species

Status: Extinct in the wild
View IUCN Record: Ameca splendens

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Artis Zoo
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Colchester Zoo
Flamingo Land LTD
John G. Shedd Aquarium
London Aquarium
North of England Zoological Society
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Poznaniu
Ouwehand Zoo
Rodbaston College
Steinhart Aquarium (CA Acad of Science
Tierpark Dählhölzli
Tulsa Zoo & Living Museum
Zoological Society of London
Zoologická a botanická zahrada Plzen


America, North - Inland waters; Mexico; Nearctic; North America: Jalisco, Mexico.;



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