Comanche Springs pupfish

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Comanche Springs pupfish
Comanche Springs pupfish.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Cyprinodontidae
Genus: Cyprinodon
Species: C. elegans
Binomial name
Cyprinodon elegans
S. F. Baird & Girard, 1853

The Comanche Springs pupfish (Cyprinodon elegans) is a species of fish in the Cyprinodontidae family.

It is endemic to Texas, and is now found only in spring-fed pools near Balmorhea, a small town in West Texas.


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