Paracobitis persa

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 persa

NameEdit

Paracobitis persa Freyhof et al., 2014

  • Holotype: ZM-CBSU J2659.
  • Paratype: ZM-CBSU J2663-J2671 (9), J2689-J2694 (6); FSJF 3450 (3). (GenBank accession numbers: KJ723509, KJ723504).

Type locality: Iran: Fars prov.: Maloosjan spring east of Beiza, Kor basin, 29°52'23" N 52°27'57" E.

Etymology: The species is named for its distribution in the Iranian Fars province

Vernacular namesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Esmaeili, H.R. & Valavi, H. 2016. Threatened fishes of the world: Paracobitis persa Freyhof, Esmaeili, Sayyadzadeh & Geiger, 2014 (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae). FishTaxa, 1(1): 29–34.PDFReference page
  • Freyhof, J., Esmaeili, H. R., Sayyadzadeh, G. & Geiger, M., 2014: Review of the crested loaches of the genus Paracobitis from Iran and Iraq with the description of four new species (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae). Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 25 (1): 11–38. Abstract