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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Profundulidae Middle American killifishes

Genus: Profundulus

(See list of species below)



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8 species (see list below)

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Central America
Max. Length 8 cm TL

 
Profundulus candalarius
[Headwater killifish]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 7.5 cm TL

 
Profundulus guatemalensis
[]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 8 cm TL

 
Profundulus hildebrandi
[Chiapas killifish]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL

 
Profundulus kreiseri
[Kreiser’s Killifish]
No picture found
Central America
Max. Length 11.5 cm TL

 
Profundulus labialis
[Largelip killifish]

Photo by Ortiz Cruz, V.M.

North America

Profundulus oaxacae (Meek, 1902)

Photo by Ortiz Cruz, V.M.
 
Profundulus oaxacae
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL

 
Profundulus portillorum
[]

Photo by Brill, J.

Central America
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Profundulus punctatus (Günther, 1866)

Photo by Brill, J.
 
Profundulus punctatus
[Oaxaca killifish]
8 Species of Family Profundulidae with Genus Profundulus
(Middle American killifishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1924 Profundulus candalarius Headwater killifish Central America 8 TL
1866 Profundulus guatemalensis Central America 7.5 TL
1950 Profundulus hildebrandi Chiapas killifish Central America 8 TL
2012 Profundulus kreiseri Kreiser’s Killifish North America 8.1 SL
1866 Profundulus labialis Largelip killifish Central America 11.5 TL
1902 Profundulus oaxacae North America
2010 Profundulus portillorum South America 7.9 SL
1866 Profundulus punctatus Oaxaca killifish Central America 10 TL



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