Indotriplophysa yasinensis

Taxonavigation: Cobitoidei 

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
Subordo: Cobitoidei

Familia: Nemacheilidae
Genus: Indotriplophysa
Species: Indotriplophysa yasinensis



Indotriplophysa yasinensis (Alcock, 1898)

  • Holotype: ZSI F14181.

Type locality: Yasin River, Ladakh, India, elevation about 8500 feet (or Pakistan, gilgot-Baltistan, Yasin River at 8500 ft.).

Etymology: –ensis, suffix denoting place: Yasin River, Ladakh, India, type locality (also occurs in Pakistan). (From The ETYFish project)




  • Alcock, A.W. 1898. Report on the Natural History Results of the Pamir Boundary Commission. Office of the Superintendent of Government Printing: Calcutta. 45 pp. + 5 pls. Reference page
  • Bashir, A., Bisht, B.S., Mir, J.I., Kumar, R. & Patiyal, R.S. 2016. Morphological, molecular characterization and taxonomic status of Triplophysa marmorata and Triplophysa kashmirensis (Cypriniformes: Nemacheilidae) from Kashmir valley, India. Revista de Biología Tropical / International Journal of Tropical Biology and Conservation, 64(2): 473–482. PDF Reference page

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