Owens pupfish

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

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

Owens Pupfish, Cyprinidon radiosus Appearance and Identification: More

No efforts are being made to preserve the Owens pupfish outside of its natural habitat. (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) (B. More

The Owens pupfish (Cyprinodon radiosus) is a species of fish in the Cyprinodontidae family. It is endemic to the United States. Source - * Gimenez Dixon, M. 1996. Cyprinodon radiosus. More

* Owens pupfish, Cyprinodon radiosus Miller, 1948. * Cyprinodon riverendi (Poey, 1860). * Red River pupfish, Cyprinodon rubrofluviatilis Fowler, 1916. More

- COMMENTS ON TAXONOMY - Owens Pupfish Cyprinodon radiosus Miller, 1948 KINGDOM: Animal GROUP: Fish PHYLUM: Chordata CLASS: Osteichthyes ORDER: Cyprinodontiformes FAMILY: Cyprinodontidae The Owens pupfish (Cyprinodon radiosus) is a member of the killifish family, Cyprinodontidae, native to the Owens Valley of eastern California. More

the twentieth century, the Owens pupfish was gradually eliminated from a range that once covered vast marshlands. By the time it was scientifically described in 1948, the species was believed to be extinct. More

fumeiventris), and the Owens Pupfish (Cyprinodon radiosis). Now, there are many more fish species found in the Owens river. None of them are the Owens pupfish. More

In 1963 biologists found a remnant population of Owens Pupfish in a marsh just north of Bishop called Fish Slough. At that time they began to transplant the fish to other suitable nearby locations in an effort to maintain the population. More

Owens pupfish (Cyprinodon radiosus). Taxonomy. Animalia, Actinopterygii, Cyprinodontiformes, Cyprinodontidae. Owens Pupfish Cyprinodon radiosus. Recovery plan for the Owens pupfish, Cyprinodon radiosus. 15 definitions found for Etelis radiosus. Yields of Etelis radiosus. More

Recovery plan for the Owens pupfish, Cyprinodon radiosus. publisher USFWS, Portland, OR pages 47 pp. More

Owens pupfish in captive environmentOwens pupfish in captive environment© B. Peterson /WRP / www.ardea.com To include a portlet-style image link, please: Copy to clipboard icon Copy the code in the box below. More

Owens pupfish (Cyprinodon radiosus) = Species information - * Facts & Status * Description * Glossary & References More

The Owens pupfish is a small fish whose vast numbers throughout the Owens Valley wetlands were reported in 1859. They were still abundant in 1916, when large schools were observed in numerous sloughs and swamps between Laws and Bishop. More

Owens pupfish thrive in shallow, warm water that hot summer days bring to desert marshes. This same habitat may be covered with an inch or two of ice during wintertime when air temperatures drop well below 0 More

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The story of the Owens Pupfish: This aggressive, 2-inch fish used to be found throughout the Owens River, from Mammoth Lakes to Lone Pine. More

the Owens pupfish station along with Joy Fatooh of the BLM. More

the Owens pupfish specifically, behavior of species within this genus are similar, and this good old-fashioned behavior study is almost-but not quite-as good as being there.) Chen, Y., Parmenter, S. and May, B. 2007. More

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Common names

Cyprinodon radiosus in Catalan (Català)
Owens pupfish in English
Owens-Wüstenfisch in German (Deutsch)
Sädekilli in Finnish (suomen kieli)
欧文鮰 in Mandarin Chinese
欧文鮰 in Unknown
歐文鮰 in Mandarin Chinese
歐文鮰 in Unknown

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