Warm springs pupfish

The Warm springs pupfish lives in the benthopelagic, non-migratory, freshwater environment.

Warm Springs pupfish (Cyprinodon nevadensis pectoralis) - Kingdom: Animalia Class: Actinopterygii Order: Cyprinodontiformes Family: Cyprinodontidae Listing Status: Quick links:Federal RegisterRecoveryCritical HabitatConservation PlansPetitionsLife HistoryOther Resources Lead Region: California/Nevada Region (Region More

* Warm Springs pupfish Cyprinodon nevadensis pectoralis Miller, 1948. * Shoshone pupfish, Cyprinodon nevadensis shoshone Miller, 1948. * Jaragua pupfish Cyprinodon nichollsi Smith, 1989. More

The Warm Springs pupfish (Cyprinodon nevadensis pectoralis) lives in a few springs at slightly higher elevation. Warm Springs pupfish habitats have been altered relatively little, because they were never included in the large commercial farm or in the area targeted for subdivision development. More

TAXONOMY - Warm Springs Pupfish Cyprinodon nevadensis pectoralis Miller, 1948 KINGDOM: Animal GROUP: Fish PHYLUM: Chordata CLASS: Osteichthyes ORDER: Atheriniformes FAMILY: Cyprinodontidae Cyprinodon nevadensis was first described from Saratoga Springs, Death Valley, California in 1889 (05). More

The Warm Springs pupfish (Cyprinodon nevadensis pectoralis) is restricted to five low flow springs (≈0.15 cubic feet per second). Most of the springs have been modified in some way by humans with effects on the populations. More

(Cyprinodon diabolis), the Warm Springs pupfish (Cyprinodon nevadensis pectoralis), and the Ash Meadows Amargosa pupfish (Cyprinodon nevadensis mionectes). These fishes are on the Federal Endangered Species List and live in small thermal springs and their outflows located throughout the refuge. More

nevadensis mionectes), and Warm Springs pupfish (Cyprinodon nevadensis pectoralis), plus the Ash Meadows speckled dace (Rhinichthys osculus nevadensis). Pupfish (Cyprinodon) School of Pupfish in a stream (red arrows point to pupfish) at Point-of-Rocks in Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge. More

pupfish, Warm Springs pupfish, and Ash Meadow speckled dace) found here are on the endangered species list as well as one plant (Amargosa niterwort). Several more are considered threatened. This is a place for the nature buff. More

The Warm Springs pupfish is listed as endangered More

Amargosa and Warm Springs pupfish species swim in springs at a lower level with different temperatures than the 92-degree Devil's Hole and its species of pupfish. More

Common names

Amargosa River pupfish in English

Order : Cyprinodontiformes
Family : Cyprinodontidae
Genus : Cyprinodon
Species : Cyprinodon nevadensis pectoralis
Authority : Miller,1948