Endangered Species Program
Conserving the Nature of America
Episode
18
  • Spotlight Species

Featured Species | Devils Hole Pupfish (08:54)

Host: Sarah Leon with Paul Barrett

Devils Hole Pupfish (click to view larger)
Devils Hole pupfish
Photo credit: Olin Feuerbacher

Overview

Status: Endangered/ Listed on March 11, 1967
Scientific Name: Cyprinodon diabolis
Description: This iridescent blue inch-long fish makes its home in the 93 degree waters of Devils Hole, which is located within Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge near the California/Nevada border. The Devils Hole pupfish is found nowhere else in the world.
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Last updated: May 24, 2011