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Crenicichla dandara - new species

Posted: Tue Apr 10, 2018 1:46 pm
by cichla
Abstract: Crenicichla dandara, is endemic to the rio Xingu above the Belo Monte narrows, and its major left bank tributary the rio Iriri.
The new species is distinguished from all congeners by the following combination of characters: body uniformly black (live fishes) or dark brown (preserved specimens) in adults and 74–86 scales in the E1 row. Crenicichla dandara is considered herein to be the tenth species of the
C. lugubris group, ...
Proc. Acad. Natural Sciences Philadelphia 166: 1-13

Re: Crenicichla dandara - new species

Posted: Tue Apr 10, 2018 2:11 pm
by DRE
Great, thanks.

I'd love to get hold of the description in pdf if anyone has it.

///David

Re: Crenicichla dandara - new species

Posted: Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:51 am
by Philippe Burnel
could be "Xingu III" ?

Re: Crenicichla dandara - new species

Posted: Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:14 pm
by cichla
Yes, it is the species known as Crenicichla sp.”Xingu III”