Cottonball marsh pupfish

The Death Valley pupfish, Cyprinodon salinus salinus, is a species of fish that is the last known survivor of what is thought to have been a large ecosystem of fish species that lived in Lake Manly, which dried up at the end of the last ice age leaving the present day Death Valley in California.

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

* Cottonball Marsh Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus milleri), threatened Found in Cottonball Marsh on the west side of central Death Valley. More

* Cottonball marsh pupfish, Cyprinodon salinus milleri LaBounty & Deacon, 1972. * Bocochi pupfish, Cyprinodon salvadori Lozano-Vilano, 2002. More

of the Cottonball Marsh pupfish Cyprinodon salinus milleri for the first time. Riparian habitats which were occupied by the pupfish were found to occur along a linear line which measured approximately two miles in length. More

Cottonball Marsh Pupfish See Cyprinodon salinus milleri Cottonball W More

Common names

Cottonball marsh pupfish in English
Cottonball pupfish in English
密氏盐鮰 in Mandarin Chinese
密氏鹽鮰 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Cyprinodontiformes
Family : Cyprinodontidae
Genus : Cyprinodon
Species : Cyprinodon salinus
Authority : LaBounty &Deacon, 1972