05 Dec '11, 3am

Systomus xouthos, a new cyprinid fish from Borneo, and revalidation of Puntius pulcher…

, new species, is described from Belait and Tutong drainages in Brunei. It is distinguished by the adults having a plain brown body with a blackish reticulate pattern; the juveniles with a faint black spot at dorsal-fin origin and a midlateral series of 3 or 4 black blotches on the flank; a black band across dorsal fin; 12 scale rows around the caudal peduncle; a deeply forked caudal fin with long pointed lobes; and the dorsal and anal fins with a concave posterior margin. Systomus pulcher from eastern Borneo is revalidated from the synonym of

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Rasbora atranus, a new species of fish from cen...

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, new species, is described from the upper Mahakam drainage, central Borneo. It belongs to the R. sumatrana-elegans comple...

Review of the Southeast Asian miniature cyprini...

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Wild – Carnivores at the Library! Review of the Southeast Asian miniature cyprinid genus Sundadanio (Ostariophysi: Cyprini...