Revision of the cyprinid fish genus Eirmotus, with description of three new species from Sumatra and Borneo

TitleRevision of the cyprinid fish genus Eirmotus, with description of three new species from Sumatra and Borneo
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsTan HH, Kottelat M
JournalRaffles Bulletin of Zoology
Volume56
Pagination423-433
Date PublishedAug
Type of ArticleArticle
ISBN Number0217-2445
Accession NumberISI:000259798500016
KeywordsBIODIVERSITY, Eirmotus, New species, Southeast Asia, Taxonomy
Abstract

Eirmotus octozona is redescribed and three new species are described: E. isthmus from the Batang Hari drainage (Sumatra) and the Mentaya drainage (Central Kalimantan, Bomeo), E. furvus from the Batang Hari drainage (Sumatra), and E. insignis from the Kapuas basin (West Kalimantan, Borneo). The four species are distinguished by details of the colour pattern, serration on last simple dorsal-fin ray, shape of snout and lower jaw.

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Alternate JournalRaffles Bull. Zool.