Cachorrito gigante

The Cachorrito gigante lives in the benthopelagic, non-migratory, freshwater environment.

The Cachorrito gigante is classified as Endangered (EN), considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.

The cachorrito gigante (Cyprinodon maya) is a species of fish in the Cyprinodontidae family. It is endemic to Mexico. References - * Contreras-Balderas, S. & Almada-Villela, P. 1996. Cyprinodon maya. More

Common names

Cachorrito gigante in English
Cachorrito gigante in Spanish (español)
Cyprinodon maya in Catalan (Català)
Maya pupfish in English
Maya-Wüstenfisch in German (Deutsch)
Mayakilli in Finnish (suomen kieli)
梅鮰 in Chinese (中文)
梅鮰 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Cyprinodontiformes
Family : Cyprinodontidae
Genus : Cyprinodon
Species : Cyprinodon maya
Authority : Humphries & Miller, 1981