New Gymnogeophagus: Gymnogeophagus peliochelynion

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New Gymnogeophagus: Gymnogeophagus peliochelynion

Post by DRE » Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:31 am

Gymnogeophagus peliochelynion

A new mouth breeder species of Gymnogeophagus is described from a tributary of the río Uruguay. It is distinguished from most species of the genus by the presence of hypertrophied lips, and from G. labiatus and G. pseudolabiatus by the color pattern. The presence of successive allopatric species of the Gymnogeophagus gymnogenys clade inhabiting the tributaries of the río Uruguay is discussed. ... en&tlng=en
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Re: New Gymnogeophagus: Gymnogeophagus peliochelynion

Post by Juan Artigas » Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:38 am

Thank you! Somehow Zoobank does not recognize the code given: ... 8FD3899154
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