Limia is a genus of livebearing fishes belonging to the family Poeciliidae. The type species is Limia vittata the Cuban lima.

They are found in fresh and brackish water. Of the 21 described Limia species, 17 are endemic to Hispaniola, one is found on both Hispaniola and Jamaica, and the Cayman Islands, Cuba, and Venezuela have an endemic species each. The genus Is divided into two subgenera, limia and Odontolimia



  • Limia grossidens
  • L. fuscomaculata
  • L. ornata

  • L. garnieri
  • L. immaculata
  • L. miragoanensis