Two new species of Cyphocharax (Teleostei: Characiformes: Curimatidae) from headwaters of the Jequitinhonha and São Francisco river basins, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

@article{Dutra2016TwoNS,
  title={Two new species of Cyphocharax (Teleostei: Characiformes: Curimatidae) from headwaters of the Jequitinhonha and S{\~a}o Francisco river basins, Minas Gerais, Brazil.},
  author={Guilherme Moreira Dutra and Iago De Souza Penido and Gabriel Caetano Guimar{\~a}es de Mello and Tiago Casarim Pessali},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2016},
  volume={4103 2},
  pages={154-64}
}
Two new species of Cyphocharax from southeastern Brazil are described. Both new species share with C. punctatus, and C. vanderi the presence of a midlateral series of irregular patches of dark pigmentation along the lateral line. Cyphocharax jagunco, new species, from Rio Jequitinhonha basin, is distinguished from C. lundi, C. punctatus, and C. vanderi by the number of patches of dark pigmentation along lateral line; the number of pored scales posterior to the hypural joint; the number of… CONTINUE READING

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