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Freshwater Ecoregions of the World: A New Map of Biogeographic Units for Freshwater Biodiversity Conservation
Preliminary data for fish species compiled by ecoregion reveal some previously unrecognized areas of high biodiversity, highlighting the benefit of looking at the world's freshwaters through a new framework.
Freshwater fishes of Iraq
New Species of Aphanius (Teleostei, Cyprinodontidae) from Isfahan Province of Iran and a Reanalysis of Other Iranian Species
A new killifish species is described from the Isfahan basin of Iran and is hypothesized to be sister taxon to A. sophiae plus A. persicus, which also occur in Iran.
Zoogeography of the fishes of the Tigris-Euphrates Basin
The fauna is a product of dispersal, principally from the north, with minor elements from Asia and possibly Africa, and comprises 52 species in 7 families, dominated by the Cyprinidae with 34 species.
A New Genus and Species of Cichlid Endemic to Southern Iran
A new cichlid, Iranocichla hormuzensis, is described from Iranian waters draining to the Persian Gulf at the Straits of Hormuz, which is an inhabitant of small streams and rivers characterised by high temperatures and salinities.
Exotic fish species in the Tigris-Euphrates basin
Abstract Records of exotic and transplanted fish species in the Tigris-Euphrates basin are reviewed and new records for Pseudorasbora parva (Cyprinidae) are documented. At least 17 species have been
Cyprinids of Eurasia
The Eurasian landmass is the largest in the world. It encompasses 44.43 m. km2 or 36.7% of land compared to 30.27 m. km2 (20.4%) for Africa and 24.26 m. km2 (16.3%) for North America. The highest
A new species of tooth-carp, Aphanius mesopotamicus, from Iran and Iraq (Actinopterygii, Cyprinodontidae)
A new species of tooth-carp, Aphanius mesopotamicus (Cyprinodontidae), is described from southern Mesopotamia in Iran and Iraq. It is distinguished from related species by pigmentation (males have
Fishes of the Arabian Gulf
Fishes of the Arabian Gulf , Fishes of the Arabian Gulf , مرکز فناوری اطلاعات و اطلاع رسانی کشاورزی