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Prietella phreatophila

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA CHORDATA ACTINOPTERYGII SILURIFORMES ICTALURIDAE

Scientific Name: Prietella phreatophila
Species Authority: Carranza, 1954
Common Name(s):
English Mexican Blindcat
Spanish Bagre de Muzquiz

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1ace+2ce, B1+2bc ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Contreras-Balderas, S. & Almada-Villela, P.
History:
1994 Endangered (Groombridge 1994)
1990 Endangered (IUCN 1990)
1988 Indeterminate (IUCN Conservation Monitoring Centre 1988)
1986 Indeterminate (IUCN Conservation Monitoring Centre 1986)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries:
Native:
Mexico
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Found in wells.
Systems: Freshwater

Citation: Contreras-Balderas, S. & Almada-Villela, P. 1996. Prietella phreatophila. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 20 December 2014.
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