A new species of Astyanax (Characiformes: Characidae) from Dolina Água Milagrosa, Rio Paraguai basin, Mato Grosso, Brazil.

@article{Graa2017ANS,
  title={A new species of Astyanax (Characiformes: Characidae) from Dolina {\'A}gua Milagrosa, Rio Paraguai basin, Mato Grosso, Brazil.},
  author={Weferson J{\'u}nio da Graça and Carlos Alexandre Miranda Oliveira and Flavio Lima and Helder A P da Silva and Izaias M{\'e}dice Fernandes},
  journal={Journal of fish biology},
  year={2017},
  volume={91 4},
  pages={1123-1138}
}
A new species of Astyanax is described from the upper Rio Paraguai basin, Mato Grosso State, Brazil. The new species can be distinguished from congeners by having the body intensely yellowish in life (v. silvery, reddish or lightly yellow) and by morphometric and meristics traits. Astyanax dolinae n. sp. cannot be assigned to any of the Astyanax species… CONTINUE READING