Salinas Chub

Central America


Gila modesta


  • This species has a great number of threats within its restricted range. One of the major threats is from invasive species which includes the goldfish, variatus platy, Louisiana crawfish, channel catfish and black bass.

Salinas chub (Gila modesta) is a species of fish in the family Cyprinidae. It is found only in Mexico, classified as endangered.