Catfish Genus Corymbophanes (Loricariidae: Hypostominae) with Description of One New Species: Corymbophanes kaiei

@article{Armbruster2000CatfishGC,
  title={Catfish Genus Corymbophanes (Loricariidae: Hypostominae) with Description of One New Species: Corymbophanes kaiei},
  author={Jonathan W. Armbruster and Mark Henry Sabaj and Michael Hardman and Lawrence M. Page and Jason H. Knouft},
  journal={Copeia},
  year={2000},
  volume={2000},
  pages={1006 - 997}
}
Abstract The genus Corymbophanes and its type, Corymbophanes andersoni, are redescribed, and one new species, Corymbophanes kaiei is described. Among loricariids, Corymbophanes is diagnosed by a unique combination of characteristics: absence of dorsal flap of iris; absence of adipose fin; and presence of an elongate postdorsal ridge of 13–17 raised median unpaired plates. Corymbophanes kaiei differs from C. andersoni by the presence of vermiculations on the abdomen (vs abdomen lightly colored… 

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