Unraveling a 146 Years Old Taxonomic Puzzle: Validation of Malabar Snakehead, Species-Status and Its Relevance for Channid Systematics and Evolution
The identity of the Malabar snakehead, C. diplogramma has been confirmed 146 years after its initial description and 134 years after it was synonymised, establishing it is an endemic species of peninsular India and prioritizing its conservation value.
The primary structure of rat ribosomal protein S4.
Fish Fauna, Abundance and Distribution in Chalakudy River System, Kerala
Puntius rohani (Teleostei: Cyprinidae), a new species of barb in the Puntius filamentous group from the southern Western Ghats of India
Puntius rohani, a new species of cyprinid fish, is described from the Kanyakumari District, southern India. This species can be distinguished from the other members of the Puntius filamentosus Group…
A new species of barb Puntius nigripinnis (Teleostei: Cyprinidae) from southern Western Ghats, India
Puntius ticto, a widely distributed barb, was long believed to have many variants. Recent research has shown that what was earlier known as P. ticto in different regions of India comprised of many…
Hypselobarbus kurali (Pisces: Cyprinidae) a new large barb from the south western rivers of Peninsular India
Betadevario ramachandrani, a new danionine genus and species from the Western Ghats of India (Teleostei: Cyprinidae: Danioninae)
Betadevario, new genus, with the single species B. ramachandrani, new species, from Karnataka, southwestern India, is closely related to Devario but differs from it in having two pairs of long barbels and a unique flank colour pattern.
A New Species of Pethia from the Western Ghats, India (Teleostei: Cyprinidae)
The new species is distinguished from its congeners by the combination of the following characters: absence of barbels; stiff and serrated last unbranched dorsal-fin ray; complete lateral line with 20–21 pored scales and a relatively small humeral spot one scale below the fourth lateral-line scale.
Ichthyofauna of Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary, Tamil Nadu