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Gambusia melapleura (Gosse, 1851)
STRIPED GAMBUSIA
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Gambusia melapleura (Gosse , 1851)

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Pictures | Google image Image of Gambusia melapleura (Striped gambusia) Gambusia melapleura
Male picture by Nilsson, K.

Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes ( gen. , sp. ) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa

Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Cyprinodontiformes (Rivulines, killifishes and live bearers) > Poeciliidae (Poeciliids) > Poeciliinae
Etymology: Gambusia: Gambusia: From the Cuban term, Gambusino, which means "nothing", usually in the context of a joke or a farce. Fishing for gambusinos = when one catches nothing (Ref. 45335 ) .

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Freshwater; benthopelagic; non-migratory.   Tropical

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Updated: 2020-05-29 00:58:40 gmt
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