Gambusia affinis (Baird & Girard, 18…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiCyprinodontiformesPoeciliidaeGambusia

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Full Name

Gambusia affinis (Baird & Girard, 1853)

Common names

  • Live-bearing tooth-carp eng
  • Mosquito Fish eng
  • Mosquito-fish eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Freshwater, Brackish

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
You can explore the higher classification on the right.

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Cyprinodontiformes
family
Poeciliidae
genus
Gambusia
species
Gambusia affinis
 
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Bibliography

ASAP, Aquarium Science Association of the Philippines (1996) Aquarium species in the Philippines.: ASAP Aquarist Database Report. 9 p. Quezon City, Philippines.

Allardi, J. and P. Keith (1991) Atlas préliminaire des poissons d'eau douce de France.: Coll. Patrimoines Naturels, vol. 4. Secrétariat Faune Flore, Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris. 234 p.

Archarya, P. and M.B. Iftekhar (2000) Freshwater ichthyofauna of Maharashtra State.: p.136-144. In Ponniah, A.G. and A. Gopalakrishnan (eds.). Endemic Fish Diversity of Western Ghats. NBFGR-NATP Publication. National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow, U.P., India. 1, 347 p.

Baensch, H.A. and R. Riehl (1985) Aquarien atlas. Band 2.: Mergus, Verlag für Natur-und Heimtierkunde GmbH, Melle, Germany. 1216 p.

Bell-Cross, G. and J.L. Minshull (1988) The fishes of Zimbabwe.: National Museums and Monuments of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe. 294 p.

Billard, R. (1997) Les poissons d'eau douce des rivières de France. Identification, inventaire et répartition des 83 espèces.: Lausanne, Delachaux & Niestlé, 192p.

Bogutskaya, N.G. (2002) Common names of Russian freshwater fishes.: Spreadsheet with cyrillic names made available for inclusion in FishBase. Unpublished.

Carl, H. (2003) Danish fish names.: Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.

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Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.