Big Bend gambusia

The big bend gambusia is a species of fish in the Poeciliidae family.

The Big Bend gambusia lives in the benthopelagic, non-migratory, freshwater environment.

The Big Bend gambusia is about 2 inches in length. Life History Aquatic invertebrates form the Big Bend gambusia's diet. It bears live young. More

The Big Bend gambusia (Gambusia gaigei) historically occurred in the outflow of warm water springs in what is now Big Bend National Park. Boquilla Spring and Spring 4 (Graham Ranch Springs) were definitely occupied; Spring 1 may have been as well . More

The big bend gambusia (Gambusia gaigei) is a species of fish in the Poeciliidae family. It is endemic to the United States. More

The Big Bend gambusia is a tiny silvery fish with a minnow-like appearance, somewhat unique in the piscine world for bearing live young. More

Does the big bend gambusia live in big bend national park? Who is the biologist who wrote the seminal paper describing Gambusia affinis and what university did he teach at? What eats gambusia? More

The Big Bend gambusia is a relatively plain, yellowish Poeciliid up to 30 mm long, whose faint lateral stripe is the most pronounced dark mark on the body. There is also a suborbital bar and a faint, dark chin bar. More

The Big Bend Gambusia is known only from spring habitats near Boquillas Crossing and Rio Grande Village in Big Bend National Park. ... Features of the Big Bend Country Region: ... More

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Endangered Status The Big Bend Gambusia is on the U.S. Endangered Species List. It is classified as endangered throughout its range in Texas. More

Common names

Big Bend gambusia in English
Big Bend-moskitofisk in Danish (dansk)
Gambusia gaigei in Catalan (Català)
Kiiltomoskiittokala in Finnish (suomen kieli)
大弯食蚊鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
大弯食蚊鱼 in Unknown
大彎食蚊魚 in Mandarin Chinese
大彎食蚊魚 in Unknown

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Order : Cyprinodontiformes
Family : Poeciliidae
Genus : Gambusia
Species : Gambusia gaigei
Authority : Hubbs, 1929