Alburnoides tabarestanensis

Taxonavigation: Cyprinoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Otomorpha
Subcohors: Ostariophysi
Sectio: Otophysa
Ordo: Cypriniformes
Superfamilia: Cyprinoidea

Familia: Cyprinidae
Subfamilia: Leuciscinae
Genus: Alburnoides
Species: Alburnoides tabarestanensis

NameEdit

Alburnoides tabarestanensis Mousavi-Sabet et al., 2015

  • Holotype: VMFC AL201MH.
  • Paratypes: VMFC AL2049P (45); GUIC ALT-P (4).

Type locality: Iran, Mazandaran Prov., Tajan River, southern Caspian Sea basin, 36°11 N, 53°19 E.

Etymology: The name of the species, treated as an adjective, is derived from the historical name of Mazandaran Province (Tabarestan) which including Tajan River, the region where the type locality of the species is located.

Vernacular namesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Mousavi-Sabet, H., Anvarifar, H. & Azizi, F., 2015: Alburnoides tabarestanensis, a new species of riffle minnow from the southern Caspian Sea basin in Iran (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae). aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, 21 (3): 144–152.
  • Mousavi-Sabet, H., Vatandoust, S. & Doadrio, I. 2015. Review of the genus Alburnoides Jeitteles, 1861 (Actinopterygii, Cyprinidae) from Iran with description of three new species from the Caspian Sea and Kavir basins. Caspian Journal of Environmental Sciences 13(4): 293–331.PDF Reference page