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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Atheriniformes
Family: Atherinopsidae Neotropical silversides
Subfamily: Menidiinae
Genus: Poblana

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4 species (see list below)

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Central America

 
Poblana alchichica
[Alchichica silverside]
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Central America

 
Poblana ferdebueni
[Chignahuapan silverside]
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Central America

 
Poblana letholepis
[La Preciosa silverside]
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Central America

 
Poblana squamata
[Quechulac silverside]
4 Species of Family Atherinopsidae with Genus Poblana
(Neotropical silversides)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1945 Poblana alchichica Alchichica silverside Central America
1965 Poblana ferdebueni Chignahuapan silverside Central America
1950 Poblana letholepis La Preciosa silverside Central America
1950 Poblana squamata Quechulac silverside Central America



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