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Gambusia holbrooki - first record from Argentina

Gambusia holbrooki
Gambusia holbrooki (photo from publication)

first record from Argentina:
Gambusia holbrooki Girard, 1859

published in:
Cabrera, M.B, S. Bogan, P. Posadas, G.M. Somoza, J.I. Montoya-Burgos & Y.P. Cardoso (2017):
Risks associated with introduction of poeciliids for control of mosquito larvae: first record of the non-native Gambusia holbrooki in Argentina.
Journal of Fish Biology 91 (2): 704-710

abstract (from publication):
This study confirms the presence of two species of the non-native mosquitofish Gambusia in Argentina. The risks that they represent to native biota, their potential dispersal in the region, and their effectiveness in mosquito larvae control are discussed.

CLOFFAR - update 6

Steindachnerina nigrotaenia - resurrected from synonymy of S. brevipinna

Steindachnerina insculpta - not a species from Argentina

Hypostomus cordovae revalidated from synonymy with H. paranensis

Hypostomus spiniger revalidated from synonymy with H. commersoni

Moenkhausia bonita - first record from Argentina

Moenkhausia intermedia - not a species from Argentina

Hisonotus pantherinus - comb.nov. from Eurycheilichthys

Pyxiloricaria menezesi - not a species from Argentina

Gymnogeophagus jaryi sp.nov. from Argentina

Corydoras undulatus - first record from Paraguay

Austrolebias cinereus is a sr. synonym of A. vazferreirai

Gymnogeophagus peliochelynion sp.nov. from Uruguay

Diapoma nandi sp.nov. from Argentina

Austrolebias queguay sp.nov. from Uruguay

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