Richard P. Vari (August 24, 1949 – January 15, 2016), U.S. ichthyologist.

Curator of Fishes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution

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  • Vari, R.P. 1978. The genus Leptagoniates (Pisces: Characoidei) with a description of a new species from Bolivia. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 91(1): 184-190. BHL Reference page

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  • Vari, R. P. 1995. The neotropical fish family Ctenoluciidae (Teleostei: Ostariophysi: Characiformes): supra and intrafamilial phylogenetic relationships, with a revisionary study. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology no. 564: iv + 97 pp. (PDF)

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  • Fernández, L. & Vari, R.P. 2000. New Species of Trichomycterus (Teleostei: Siluriformes: Trichomycteridae) Lacking a Pelvic Fin and Girdle from the Andes of Argentina. Copeia 2000(4): 990–996. Abstract

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  • Lucinda, P.H.F & Vari, R.P. 2009. New Steindachnerina species (Teleostei: Characiformes: Curimatidae) from the Rio Tocantins Drainage. Copeia 2009(1): 142–147 PDF.

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  • de Santana, C. D. & Vari, R. P. 2010. Electric fishes of the genus Sternarchorhynchus (Teleostei, Ostariophysi, Gymnotiformes); phylogenetic and revisionary studies. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 159(1): 223–371.
  • de Santana, C. D. & Vari, R. P. 2010. New Rheophilic Species of Electric Knifefish from the Rapids and Waterfalls of the Lower Rio Xingu, Brazil (Gymnotiformes: Apteronotidae). Copeia 2010(1): 160–164.
  • Vari, R.P., Zanata, A.M. & Camelier, P. 2010. New species of Cyphocharax (Ostariophysi: Characiformes: Curimatidae) from the Rio de Contas drainage, Bahia, Brazil. Copeia 2010 (3): 382–387. Print ISSN: 0045-8511. Abstract

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  • Vari, R.P., Ferraris, C.J., Jr. & Skelton, P.H. 2012. New species of Congoglanis (Siluriformes: Amphiliidae) from the southern Congo River basin. Copeia, 2012 (4): 626–630. DOI: 10.1643/CI-12-029 Reference page
  • Ballen, G.A. & Vari, R. P. 2012. Review of the Andean armored catfishes of the genus Dolichancistrus Isbrücker (Siluriformes: Loricariidae). Neotropical Ichthyology 10(3): 499–518. (PDF) Reference page
  • Fernández, L. & Vari, R.P. 2012. New Species of Trichomycterus (Teleostei: Siluriformes) from the Andean Cordillera of Argentina and the Second Record of the Genus in Thermal Waters. Copeia 2012 (4): 631–636.
  • Vari, R.P., Sidlauskas, B.L. & Le Bail, P.Y. 2012. New species of Cyphocharax (Ostariophysi: Characiformes: Curimatidae) from Suriname and French Guiana and a discussion of curimatid diversity on the Guiana Shield. Cybium 36(1): 63–69.
  • Vari, R.P. & R.K. Hadiaty 2012. The endemic Sulawesi fish genus Lagusia (Teleostei: Terapontidae). The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 60(1): 157–162. (PDF)
  • Ferraris, C.J. Jr. & Vari, R.P. 2012. Review of the African catfish genus Andersonia (Teleostei: Siluriformes). Zootaxa 3210: 39–49. Preview (PDF) (PDF)

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