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Classification and catalogue of the mailed Loricariidae (Pisces, Siluriformes)
This publication presents a catalogue of the taxa of the neotropical family Loricariidae, the mailed catfishes, including about 600 described species and 70 genera, and establishes a new tribe, consisting of two new subtribes, and three new genera.
A review of the genus Corydoras Lacépède, 1803 (Pisces, Siluriformes, Callichthyidae)
A review of 99 species and subspecies of the genus Corydoras is given andIll-known illustrations of type-material are included.
Revision of Loricaria Linnaeus, 1758 (Pisces, Siluriformes, Loricariidae)
The South American genus of mailed catfishes Loricaria Linnaeus, 1758 is reviewed and the nomenclatural history of L. cataphracta is revised: contrary to the author’s previous (1972) assumption, two syntypes of this species are still in existence.
Three new South American mailed catfishes of the genera Rineloricaria and Loricariichthys (Pisces, Siluriformes, Loricariide)
Three new species belonging to two different genera of South American mailed catfishes of the subfamily Loricariinae are described and figured. A discussion of and comparative notes on related
Notes on the Guiane species of Corydoras Lacépède, 1803, with descriptions of seven new species and designation of a neotype for Corydoras punctatus (Bloch, 1794) — (Pisces, Cypriniformes,
The present paper deals with the species Corydoras punctatus (Bloch, I794), for which a neotype is designated, and three lectotypes are designated.
Review of the South American characiform fish genus Chilodus, with description of a new species, C. gracilis (Pisces, Characiformes, Chilodontidae)
Examination of 291 specimens of Chilodus, a genus of South American fresh water fishes, yielded the presence of three species, viz.: C. punctatus, C. zunevei, and C. gracilis; the latter is described as a new species, although it is known as an aquarium fish since decades.
Two new species and a new genus of Neotropical mailed catfishes of the subfamily Loricariinae Swainson, 1838 (Pisces, Siluriformes, Loricariidae)
A new monotypic genus and two new species of South American mailed catfishes of the subfamily Loricariinae are described and figured. A discussion of and comparative notes on related taxa are added.
On the species of Gymnorhamphichthys Ellis, 1912, translucent sand‐dwelling Gymnotid fishes from South America (Pisces, Cypriniformes, Gymnotoidei)
Gymnorhamphichthys hypostomus and GymnorhAMP rondoni are species with considerable variation in the length of the snout and in the position of the anal pore and a short discussion of the most variable characters is presented.
Three New Corydoras Species From French Guiana and Brazil (Pisces, Siluriformes, Callichthyidae)
Three new species of South American plated catfishes of the genus Corydoras Lacepede, 1803 are described and figured and the occurrence in French Guiana and Brazil is recorded.