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Ancistrus ranunculus, a new species of loricariid fish (Siluriformes: Loricariidae) from the Xingú and Tocantins Rivers, Brazil

  title={Ancistrus ranunculus, a new species of loricariid fish (Siluriformes: Loricariidae) from the Xing{\'u} and Tocantins Rivers, Brazil},
  author={S Muller and L{\'u}cia H. Rapp Py-Daniel and Jansen Alfredo Sampaio Zuanon},
A new species of Ancistrus (Siluriformes: Loricariidae) from Tapajós and Xingu basins, Brazil
Abstract A new Ancistrus species is described from Tapajós and Xingu river basins. It is distinguished from its congeners by the singular body color pattern, consisting of dark vermiculated stripes
Argulus celioi n. sp. of Branchiura fish parasite (Maxillopoda: Argulidae) from the Xingu River, Brazil.
Two fishlice preserved livefrom the body surface of a loricariid catfish, Ancistrus ranunculus Muller, Rapp Py-Daniel & Zuanon 1994, collected in the middle Xingu River are described as Argulus celioi n.
A preliminary inventory of the catfishes of the lower Rio Nhamundá, Brazil (Ostariophysi, Siluriformes)
The survey results show that even rapid surveys can provide important information on Amazon fish biodiversity, suggesting potential new species, providing range extensions for nominal species, and additionally highlighting taxa in need of taxonomic revision and genetic study.
Type Catalogue of the Ichthyological Collection of the Zoologische Staatssammlung München. Part II: Fish types inventoried after 25 April 1944
Part I of the ichthyological type catalogue of the ZSM (Neumann 2006) reviewed the historic “Old Collection”, of which types were apparently lost in the Second World War. Part II refers to type
Comparative dietary analysis of Eurycheilichthys pantherinus and Pareiorhaphis hystrix: two Loricariidae species (Ostariophysi, Siluriformes) from Campos Sulinos biome, southern Brazil
Species are clearly segregated by the use of food resources in Marco River and their diets did not overlap and the differences observed in their feeding habits probably contribute for their coexistence.
Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types
A checklist of Recent and fossil catfishes (Order Siluriformes) is presented, summarizing taxonomic literature published through 2005, and one new name is proposed herein: Clariallabes teugelsi, as a replacement for Clarias (Allabenchelys) dumerili longibarbis David & Poll, 1937.
Description of a new species of Parancistrus (Siluriformes: Loricariidae) from the rio Xingu, Brazil
As principais diferencas osteologicas incluem a presenca de um forte condilo no etmoide lateral para articulacao com o metapterigoide e pode ser diferenciada de P. nudiventris, mas completamente incluso na pele em P. aurantiacus.