Ichthyofauna from the the Huastecas Resgion, Mexico (ENCB, IPN)

National School of Biological Sciences
National Polytechnic Institute
Prol. de Carpio y Plan de Ayala s/n
Col. Casco de Santo Tomas
11340 Mexico D.F.
Phone: 5729 6000
Fax 5729 6000 ext 46205

Dr. Eduardo Soto Galera
Curator of the Collection of Mexican Freshwater Fishes
Laboratory of Ichthyology
Department of Zoology
Phone: 5729 6000 ext 62420
e-mail: egalera@ipn.mx

The region of the Huastecas belongs to the basin of the Panuco–Moctezuma rivers, which is famous for the great amount of endemisms. The project includes information from the states of Hidalgo, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi and Veracruz. The database has records of 728 specimens: 13 families, 24 genera and 46 species, and belongs to the SNIB.

National School of Biological Sciences

Projects supported by Conabio