Review of the livebearer fishes of Iran (Family Poeciliidae)

Brian W. COAD


The systematics, morphology, distribution, biology and economic importance of the livebearers of Iran are described, the species are illustrated, and a bibliography on these fishes in Iran is provided. There are four species including Gambusia holbrooki, Poecilia latipinna, P. reticulata and Xiphophorus hellerii. All of these species are exotics.


Biology, Morphology, Gambusia, Poecilia, Xiphophorus.

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