SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=213) ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Family: Goodeidae Splitfins



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Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Allodontichthys hubbsi Miller & Uyeno, 1980

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Allodontichthys hubbsi
[Whitepatched splitfin]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Allodontichthys polylepis Rauchenberger, 1988

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Allodontichthys polylepis
[Finescale splitfin]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America

Allodontichthys tamazulae Turner, 1946

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Allodontichthys tamazulae
[Tuxpan splitfin]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 5 cm
Allodontichthys zonistius (Hubbs, 1932)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Allodontichthys zonistius
[Bandfin splitfin]

Photo by Dibble, I.

Central America
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Alloophorus robustus (Bean, 1892)

Photo by Dibble, I.
 
Alloophorus robustus
[Bulldog goodeid]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 8 cm
Allotoca catarinae (de Buen, 1942)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Allotoca catarinae
[Catarina allotoca]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 12 cm
Allotoca diazi (Meek, 1902)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Allotoca diazi
[Patzcuaro allotoca]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 6.5 cm TL
Allotoca dugesii (Bean, 1887)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Allotoca dugesii
[Opal allotoca]

Photo by JJPhoto

Central America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Allotoca goslinei Smith & Miller, 1987

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Allotoca goslinei
[Banded allotoca]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 7.5 cm

 
Allotoca maculata
[Blackspot allotoca]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 9 cm

 
Allotoca meeki
[Zirahuen allotica]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 8.5 cm

 
Allotoca regalis
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Allotoca zacapuensis Meyer, Radda & Domínguez-Domínguez, 2001

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Allotoca zacapuensis
[Zacapu allotoca]

Photo by Gratwicke, B.

North America
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Ameca splendens Miller & Fitzsimons, 1971

Photo by Gratwicke, B.
 
Ameca splendens
[Butterfly splitfin]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Ataeniobius toweri (Meek, 1904)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Ataeniobius toweri
[Bluetail goodea]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Chapalichthys encaustus (Jordan & Snyder, 1899)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Chapalichthys encaustus
[Barred splitfin]

Photo by Moeremans, L.

Central America
Max. Length 7 cm TL
Chapalichthys pardalis Álvarez, 1963

Photo by Moeremans, L.
 
Chapalichthys pardalis
[Polka-dot splitfin]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 6.5 cm
Chapalichthys peraticus Álvarez, 1963

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Chapalichthys peraticus
[Alien splitfin]

Photo by Slaboch, R.

North America

Characodon audax Smith & Miller, 1986

Photo by Slaboch, R.
 
Characodon audax
[Bold characodon]
No picture found
Central America

 
Characodon garmani
[Parras characodon]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 5.5 cm TL
Characodon lateralis Günther, 1866

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Characodon lateralis
[Rainbow characodon]

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy

North America
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Crenichthys baileyi (Gilbert, 1893)

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy
 
Crenichthys baileyi
[White River springfish]

Photo by Terceira, A.C.

North America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Crenichthys nevadae Hubbs, 1932

Photo by Terceira, A.C.
 
Crenichthys nevadae
[Railroad Valley springfish]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 6 cm TL

 
Empetrichthys latos
[Pahrump poolfish]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 5 cm TL

 
Empetrichthys merriami
[Ash Meadows killifish]

Photo by Dibble, I.

North America

Girardinichthys ireneae Radda & Meyer, 2003

Photo by Dibble, I.
 
Girardinichthys ireneae
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Girardinichthys multiradiatus (Meek, 1904)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Girardinichthys multiradiatus
[Darkedged splitfin]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 6.5 cm TL

 
Girardinichthys viviparus
[Chapultepec splitfin]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Goodea atripinnis Jordan, 1880

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Goodea atripinnis
[Blackfin goodea]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Goodea gracilis Hubbs & Turner, 1939

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Goodea gracilis
[Dusky splitfin]
No picture found
North America

 
Goodea luitpoldii
[Green goodea]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 6.5 cm
Hubbsina turneri de Buen, 1940

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Hubbsina turneri
[Highland splitfin]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Ilyodon cortesae
[Freckled splitfin]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Ilyodon furcidens (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Ilyodon furcidens
[Goldbreast splitfin]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 8 cm

 
Ilyodon lennoni
[Chacambero splitfin]

Photo by Slaboch, R.

Central America
Max. Length 7 cm
Ilyodon whitei (Meek, 1904)

Photo by Slaboch, R.
 
Ilyodon whitei
[Balsas splitfin]

Photo by Slaboch, R.

Central America

Ilyodon xantusi (Hubbs & Turner, 1939)

Photo by Slaboch, R.
 
Ilyodon xantusi
[Limones splitfin]

Photo by Germeau, G./ Doumont, Y.

North America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Skiffia bilineata (Bean, 1887)

Photo by Germeau, G./ Doumont, Y.
 
Skiffia bilineata
[Twoline skiffia]

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy

North America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Skiffia francesae Kingston, 1978

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy
 
Skiffia francesae
[Golden skiffia]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 5.5 cm

 
Skiffia lermae
[Olive skiffia]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Skiffia multipunctata (Pellegrin, 1901)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Skiffia multipunctata
[Spotted skiffia]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Xenoophorus captivus (Hubbs, 1924)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Xenoophorus captivus
[Relict splitfin]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Xenotaenia resolanae Turner, 1946

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Xenotaenia resolanae
[Leopard splitfin]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Xenotoca doadrioi
[]

Photo by Slaboch, R.

Central America
Max. Length 7 cm TL
Xenotoca eiseni (Rutter, 1896)

Photo by Slaboch, R.
 
Xenotoca eiseni
[Redtail splitfin]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL

 
Xenotoca lyonsi
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Xenotoca melanosoma Fitzsimons, 1972

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Xenotoca melanosoma
[Black splitfin]

Photo by Slaboch, R.

Central America
Max. Length 7 cm TL
Xenotoca variata (Bean, 1887)

Photo by Slaboch, R.
 
Xenotoca variata
[Jeweled splitfin]

Photo by Slaboch, R.

North America
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL
Zoogoneticus purhepechus Domínguez-Domínguez, Pérez-Rodríguez & Doadrio, 2008

Photo by Slaboch, R.
 
Zoogoneticus purhepechus
[]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

Central America
Max. Length 4.5 cm TL
Zoogoneticus quitzeoensis (Bean, 1898)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Zoogoneticus quitzeoensis
[Picotee goodeid]

Photo by Slaboch, R.

North America
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Zoogoneticus tequila Webb & Miller, 1998

Photo by Slaboch, R.
 
Zoogoneticus tequila
[Tequila splitfin]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Allodontichthys hubbsi Whitepatched splitfin Central America 6 TL 1980
Allodontichthys polylepis Finescale splitfin Central America 5 SL 1988
Allodontichthys tamazulae Tuxpan splitfin Central America 1946
Allodontichthys zonistius Bandfin splitfin Central America 5 1932
Alloophorus robustus Bulldog goodeid Central America 12 TL 1892
Allotoca catarinae Catarina allotoca Central America 8 1942
Allotoca diazi Patzcuaro allotoca Central America 12 1902
Allotoca dugesii Opal allotoca Central America 6.5 TL 1887
Allotoca goslinei Banded allotoca Central America 6 TL 1987
Allotoca maculata Blackspot allotoca North America 7.5 1980
Allotoca meeki Zirahuen allotica Central America 9 1959
Allotoca regalis Central America 8.5 1959
Allotoca zacapuensis Zacapu allotoca North America 3 SL 2001
Ameca splendens Butterfly splitfin North America 12 TL 1971
Ataeniobius toweri Bluetail goodea North America 10 TL 1904
Chapalichthys encaustus Barred splitfin Central America 8 TL 1899
Chapalichthys pardalis Polka-dot splitfin Central America 7 TL 1963
Chapalichthys peraticus Alien splitfin Central America 6.5 1963
Characodon audax Bold characodon North America 1986
Characodon garmani Parras characodon Central America 1898
Characodon lateralis Rainbow characodon North America 5.5 TL 1866
Crenichthys baileyi White River springfish North America 9 TL 1893
Crenichthys nevadae Railroad Valley springfish North America 5 TL 1932
Empetrichthys latos Pahrump poolfish North America 6 TL 1948
Empetrichthys merriami Ash Meadows killifish North America 5 TL 1893
Girardinichthys ireneae North America 2003
Girardinichthys multiradiatus Darkedged splitfin North America 5 TL 1904
Girardinichthys viviparus Chapultepec splitfin Central America 6.5 TL 1837
Goodea atripinnis Blackfin goodea Central America 13 TL 1880
Goodea gracilis Dusky splitfin North America 12 TL 1939
Goodea luitpoldii Green goodea North America 1894
Hubbsina turneri Highland splitfin North America 6.5 1940
Ilyodon cortesae Freckled splitfin North America 5.2 SL 2000
Ilyodon furcidens Goldbreast splitfin Central America 9 TL 1882
Ilyodon lennoni Chacambero splitfin Central America 8 1983
Ilyodon whitei Balsas splitfin Central America 7 1904
Ilyodon xantusi Limones splitfin Central America 1939
Skiffia bilineata Twoline skiffia North America 6 TL 1887
Skiffia francesae Golden skiffia North America 5 TL 1978
Skiffia lermae Olive skiffia Central America 5.5 1902
Skiffia multipunctata Spotted skiffia Central America 6 TL 1901
Xenoophorus captivus Relict splitfin North America 6 TL 1924
Xenotaenia resolanae Leopard splitfin Central America 5 TL 1946
Xenotoca doadrioi Central America 4.7 SL 2016
Xenotoca eiseni Redtail splitfin Central America 7 TL 1896
Xenotoca lyonsi Central America 5.5 SL 2016
Xenotoca melanosoma Black splitfin North America 8 TL 1972
Xenotoca variata Jeweled splitfin Central America 7 TL 1887
Zoogoneticus purhepechus North America 3.4 SL 2008
Zoogoneticus quitzeoensis Picotee goodeid Central America 4.5 TL 1898
Zoogoneticus tequila Tequila splitfin North America 8 TL 1998



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