Environmental Biology of Fishes

, Volume 85, Issue 4, pp 333–334 | Cite as

Threatened fishes of the world: Poecilia sulphuraria (Alvarez, 1948) (Poeciliidae)

  • Michael Tobler
  • Martin Plath


Riparian Buffer Hydrogen Sulfide Sulfide Concentration High Sulfide Specific Conservation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Wildlife and Fisheries SciencesTexas A&M UniversityCollege StationUSA
  2. 2.Department of Ecology and EvolutionGoethe University of FrankfurtFrankfurt a.M.Germany

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