Killi-Data is all about fish that are so important to ichthyologists, biologists, aquarists, ecologists, conservationists, environmentalists, and behaviorists, because of their unique characteristics. If you are a new comer to Killifishes, discover their SPECIFICITIES, and their BEAUTIES, their ECOLOGY-BEHAVIOURS.
Killi-Data presents all available top quality information on Killies or oviparous Cyprinodontiformes fishes, including a data base, with full ichthyological, ecological, behavioral, and historical coverage for each taxon and, with all aquarium information of maintenance and breeding, and, with all details of systematics, morpho-osteology, genetics, patterns for each today valid name.
Killi-Data is a scientific knowledge base, built on latest evidence only (EXCEPTIONS : in case of published evidence-based systematic contemporary conflicts for a genus, conservatism is selected, and, in case of molecular separation of a species previously set as a synonym, revalidation is only accepted if a published new diagnosis is proposed, in both cases fully in line with ICZN principles)
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Killi-Data knowledge base latest full upload : February 5. 2018 [1552 total taxa (generic or specific level), 82 presently valid genera, 1060 presently valid (sub)species, 5358 bibliographic references, 1704 Killiflash, 3025 fish photos, 8492 collecting localities, 200 maps, 1 wassup, and 369 linked alerts].
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