Paracobitis hircanica

Taxonavigation: Cobitoidea 

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: Cobitoidea

Familia: Nemacheilidae
Genus: Paracobitis
Species: Paracobitis hircanica

NameEdit

Paracobitis hircanica Mousavi-Sabet et al., 2015

  • Holotype: ZM-CBSU J3246.
  • Paratypes: FSJF 3458 (43), 3221 (45); GUIC 1011 (1), 10112 (13); TUIC 10001-1 (25); ZM-CBSU J2917 (2), J3247 (24), J2672 (17).

Type locality: Iran: Golestan prov.: Zarrin-Gol stream, south of Zarrin-Gol village and south-east of Ali Abad e Katool city, a tributary of Gorgan River, 36°50'39" N, 54°58'24" E.

Etymology: The species is named for Hyrcania, the Greek name for the southern Caspian Sea region where the species occurs.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Mousavi-Sabet, H., Sayyadzadeh, G., Esmaeili, H. R., Eagderi, S., Patimar, R. & Freyhof, J., 2015: Paracobitis hircanica, a new crested loach from the southern Caspian Sea basin (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae). Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters 25 (4): 339–346. Abstract

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