Contributions to Zoology, 70 (4) (2002)

Short notes and reviews

Poecilia kykesis nom. nov., a new name for Mollienesia petenensis Günther, 1866, and redescription, revalidation and the designation of a lectotype for Poecilia petenensis Günther, 1866 (Teleostei: Poeciliidae)

Fred. N. Poeser

Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, Department of Ichthyology, Zoological Museum, University of Amsterdam P.O. Box 94766, 1090 GT Amsterdam, The Netherlands, poeser@science.uva.nl

Keywords: Poecilia kykesis, , Poecilia petenensis, , nomenclature, taxonomy