Revision of the cyprinid genus Placocheilus Wu, 1977 in China, with description of a new species from Yunnan


Placocheilus is re-diagnosed on the basis of oromandibular structures compared to those of closely related groups. It is represented in China by three species restricted to Yunnan, namely P. caudofasciatus from the Tengtiaohe River (Nam Na), P. cryptonemus from the Nujiang Rive (upper Salween River basin), and P. robustus, herein described as a new species… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1022938132599


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