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Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
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Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)

Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus) occur only in Salt Creek in the bottom of Death Valley.

When visiting Salt Creek, please stay on the boardwalk to protect the pupfish habitat.

Taxonomy: Family: Cyprinodontidae.

Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Salt Creek Pupfish in winter (non-breeding) color
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Salt Creek Pupfish in winter (non-breeding) color
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus) Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus) Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus) Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
How many fish do you see hiding under ripples? (three)
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
How many fish do you see hiding under ripples? (two)
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Hiding under ripples
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Hiding under ripples
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Hiding among pebbles
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Hiding among pebbles
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Hiding among pebbles
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Hiding among pebbles
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Salt Creek Pupfish habitat along the boardwalk trail
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Salt Creek Pupfish habitat: pool with algae along the creek
Salt Creek Pupfish (Cyprinodon salinus salinus)
Salt Creek Pupfish hiding among roots on the edge of a pool
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Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate.
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