Natural history and life history of the Grijalva gambusia Heterophallus milleri Radda, 1987 (Teleostei: Poeciliidae). / Riesch, Rüdiger; Colston, Timothy J.; Joachim, Brandon L.; Schlupp, Ingo.

In: aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, Vol. 17, No. 2, 26.04.2011, p. 95-102.

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Natural history and life history of the Grijalva gambusia Heterophallus milleri Radda, 1987 (Teleostei: Poeciliidae). / Riesch, Rüdiger; Colston, Timothy J.; Joachim, Brandon L.; Schlupp, Ingo.

In: aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, Vol. 17, No. 2, 26.04.2011, p. 95-102.

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Riesch R, Colston TJ, Joachim BL, Schlupp I. Natural history and life history of the Grijalva gambusia Heterophallus milleri Radda, 1987 (Teleostei: Poeciliidae). aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology. 2011 Apr 26;17(2):95-102.

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Riesch, Rüdiger ; Colston, Timothy J. ; Joachim, Brandon L. ; Schlupp, Ingo. / Natural history and life history of the Grijalva gambusia Heterophallus milleri Radda, 1987 (Teleostei: Poeciliidae). In: aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology. 2011 ; Vol. 17, No. 2. pp. 95-102.

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