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Yu-Yi WU, Zhi-Yu SUN, Yan-Shu GUO. A new species of the genus Triplophysa (Cypriniformes: Nemacheilidae), Triplophysa daochengensis, from Sichuan Province, China. Zoological Research, 2016, 37(5): 290-296. doi: 10.13918/j.issn.2095-8137.2016.5.290
Citation: Yu-Yi WU, Zhi-Yu SUN, Yan-Shu GUO. A new species of the genus Triplophysa (Cypriniformes: Nemacheilidae), Triplophysa daochengensis, from Sichuan Province, China. Zoological Research, 2016, 37(5): 290-296. doi: 10.13918/j.issn.2095-8137.2016.5.290

A new species of the genus Triplophysa (Cypriniformes: Nemacheilidae), Triplophysa daochengensis, from Sichuan Province, China

doi: 10.13918/j.issn.2095-8137.2016.5.290
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  • Corresponding author: Zhi-Yu SUN, Yan-Shu GUO
  • Received Date: 2016-02-01
  • Rev Recd Date: 2016-06-20
  • Publish Date: 2016-09-18
  • Triplophysa daochengensis sp. nov. is described from the Daocheng River, a northern tributary of the Jinsha River in Sichuan Province, China. The new species can be distinguished from its congeners by the following characters: body smooth and scales absent; lateral line complete; caudal peduncle compressed, depth unchanging; head length equal to caudal-peduncle length; lower jaw shovel-shaped; dorsal-fin origin anterior to pelvic-fin origin and closer to the tip of the snout than to the caudal-fin base, last unbranched ray hard; pelvic-fin tip not reaching anus; posterior chamber of gas bladder absent; intestine of spiral type with three winding coils.
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