Parotocinclus arandai, a new species of hypoptopomatine catfish (Siluriformes: Loricariidae) from the upper rios Jucuruçu and Buranhém, States of Bahia and Minas Gerais, Brazil

@article{SarmentoSoares2009ParotocinclusAA,
  title={Parotocinclus arandai, a new species of hypoptopomatine catfish (Siluriformes: Loricariidae) from the upper rios Jucuruçu and Buranh{\'e}m, States of Bahia and Minas Gerais, Brazil},
  author={L. M. Sarmento-Soares and A. PabloLehmann and R. F. Martins-Pinheiro},
  journal={Neotropical Ichthyology},
  year={2009},
  volume={7},
  pages={191-198}
}
  • L. M. Sarmento-Soares, A. PabloLehmann, R. F. Martins-Pinheiro
  • Published 2009
  • Biology
  • Neotropical Ichthyology
  • Parotocinclus arandai, new species of the hypoptopomatine catfish, is described from small creeks in the upper rios Jucurucu and Buranhem basins, at the border of Brazilian States of Bahia and Minas Gerais. Parotocinclus arandai is distinguished from all congeners from the Atlantic coastal basins of southeastern and eastern Brazil, except Parotocinclus bahiensis, by having the branched rays and interradial membranes of the pectoral and pelvic fins unpigmented in ventral view. The new species is… CONTINUE READING
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