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by bekateen
Today, 03:45
Forum: Bugs
Topic: QR codes
Replies: 1
Views: 31

Re: QR codes

It has a good long error message: Cheers, Eric [phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file /home/webcat/planetcatfish.com/common/classes/species_thumbnails.php on line 583: Undefined property: LabelSpeciesThumbnails::$variant_id [phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file /home/webcat/planetcatfish.com/common/classes...
by bekateen
14 Jul 2024, 19:49
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: The Dissertations Sticky
Replies: 72
Views: 152151

Comparative anatomy and taxonomic revision of the genus Pareiodon

Victório, O.G. (2024). Comparative anatomy and taxonomic revision of the genus Pareiodon Kner, 1855 (Siluriformes: Trichomycteridae), a scavenger fish from the Amazon basin. Doctoral dissertation, Universidade de São Paulo. DOI https://doi.org/10.11606/D.59.2024.tde-10072024-104826 Abstract in Engli...
by bekateen
09 Jul 2024, 19:38
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Hypostomus cari, new species
Replies: 1
Views: 356

Re: Hypostomus cari, new species

I haven't assigned a CLOG page to this yet. Is this an existing L number fish?

Cheers, Eric
by bekateen
08 Jul 2024, 22:35
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Using eDNA to monitor threatened Harttiella species.
Replies: 0
Views: 391

Using eDNA to monitor threatened Harttiella species.

Condachou, C., Coutant, O., Brosse, S. & J. Murienne. (2024). Evaluating the eDNA spatial signal in natural populations and its application for the monitoring of the threatened Harttiella (Siluriformes, Loricariidae). Limnol Oceanogr Methods . https://doi.org/10.1002/lom3.10634 https://aslopubs....
by bekateen
08 Jul 2024, 22:32
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Hypostomus cari, new species
Replies: 1
Views: 356

Hypostomus cari, new species

Hypostomus cari Silvia Yasmin Lustosa-Costa, Telton Pedro Anselmo Ramos, Cláudio Henrique Zawadzki, Uedson Pereira Jacobina, Sergio Maia Queiroz Lima. 2024. Integrative taxonomy clarifies the armoured catfish Hypostomus pusarum (Starks) species complex (Siluriformes: Loricariidae) and reveals a new...
by bekateen
08 Jul 2024, 20:06
Forum: South American Catfishes (Everything else)
Topic: Rhyacoglanis aff. pulcher (nope, they're Pseudopimelodus) from the Rio Huallaga
Replies: 23
Views: 16335

Re: Rhyacoglanis aff. pulcher (nope, they're Pseudopimelodus) from the Rio Huallaga

Jools wrote: 08 Jul 2024, 19:33 Might not be what you wanted, but they are pretty.

Cheers,

Jools
Indeed they are, but I'm still mad at them for eating a dozen Chaetostoma. :(( 8-} =))

Cheers, Eric
by bekateen
08 Jul 2024, 19:05
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: C053 = Corydoras iiap, new species
Replies: 2
Views: 375

Re: C053 = Corydoras iiap, new species

Cool. How do we pronounce the new Cory? eye app? I am not sure given the etymology. Cheers, Jools PS Is the DOI working OK in the above? Hi Jools, When I was starting in Iquitos, the local university students pronounced the university's name ee-app or ee-yapp. In Spanish, the letter "i" i...
by bekateen
08 Jul 2024, 06:36
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: C053 = Corydoras iiap, new species
Replies: 2
Views: 375

C053 = Corydoras iiap, new species

Tencatt, Luiz Fernando Caserta, Ruiz-Tafur, Morgan and Chuctaya, Junior. 2024. A new masked Corydoras (Siluriformes: Callichthyidae) from the Itaya and Nanay river basins, Peruvian Amazon. Neotropical Ichthyology, 22(02) [Accessed 7 July 2024], e240016. Available from: <https://doi.org/10.1590/1982-...
by bekateen
08 Jul 2024, 02:49
Forum: South American Catfishes (Everything else)
Topic: Rhyacoglanis aff. pulcher (nope, they're Pseudopimelodus) from the Rio Huallaga
Replies: 23
Views: 16335

Re: Rhyacoglanis aff. pulcher (nope, they're Pseudopimelodus) from the Rio Huallaga

Here's one loose in the tank after I finished: 20240707_184744~2.jpg Also, compare what they looked like one year ago (when I got them) to what they look like today. Both photos are taken in the same bucket. Compare how much of the bucket floor space they occupy. Dang they've grown! Screenshot_20240...
by bekateen
08 Jul 2024, 00:49
Forum: South American Catfishes (Everything else)
Topic: Rhyacoglanis aff. pulcher (nope, they're Pseudopimelodus) from the Rio Huallaga
Replies: 23
Views: 16335

Re: Rhyacoglanis aff. pulcher (nope, they're Pseudopimelodus) from the Rio Huallaga

A deep tank cleaning today allowed me to catch all six Pseudopimelodus aff_bufonius . The largest is now 16cm SL. I recorded some video of all of them, both indoors and out in the sunlight, and I put the largest in a box for better view. But unfortunately due to sun glare I apparently couldn't see w...
by bekateen
07 Jul 2024, 22:15
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Imported as Ancistrus bodenhameri from Petra Aqua. Now spawned!
Replies: 44
Views: 13992

Re: Imported as Ancistrus bodenhameri from Petra Aqua. Now spawned!

These little Ancistrus sp(8) are among the most camera-shy plecos I've ever kept! Here's my "big" male, measuring in at a whopping 58mm SL! Some photos taken indoors with and without flash, other photos taken outside in natural sunlight. In all cases, this dude is distressed, so his lovely...
by bekateen
06 Jul 2024, 15:43
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: Does everybody knows fish-jokes?
Replies: 142
Views: 156411

Re: Does everybody knows fish-jokes?

AmazonTank wrote: 06 Jul 2024, 15:14😃 😁
Oh heck no! =))

... truth be told, I'm fortunate to have a wife from whom I don't need to conceal such details.

Cheers, Eric
by bekateen
06 Jul 2024, 15:10
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: Does everybody knows fish-jokes?
Replies: 142
Views: 156411

Re: Does everybody knows fish-jokes?

A catfish cartoon:

Cheers, Eric
by bekateen
05 Jul 2024, 17:12
Forum: Bugs
Topic: Error message when updating keepers report
Replies: 1
Views: 365

Error message when updating keepers report

Hi Jools, Today I was updating my keeper's data on Microsynodontis sp(1) . I received this error message. [phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file /home/webcat/planetcatfish.com/common/includes/my_fish_save.php on line 140: Undefined variable $alt [phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file /home/webcat/planetcatf...
by bekateen
03 Jul 2024, 04:14
Forum: South American Catfishes (Everything else)
Topic: Raphael's are very fat?
Replies: 3
Views: 323

Re: Raphael's are very fat?

Hi Mercfh, I have small doradids ( Amblydoras ), not the bigger raphaels that you keep. But I also keep Pseudopimelodus , which is similar in eating habits. I feed live the big fish red worms (bought as fishing bait) and meaty pellets. The fish eat voraciously, but not when I'm awake. They are very ...
by bekateen
02 Jul 2024, 18:24
Forum: Bugs
Topic: Failure to allow moving fishes, wishes, blogs and spots
Replies: 0
Views: 242

Failure to allow moving fishes, wishes, blogs and spots

Hi Jools, While updating the genus genus Tachysurus , I noted that Tachysurus crassirostris is a synonym of Tachysurus crassilabris . I moved the single photo without difficulty, but when I tried to move the "fishes, wishes, blogs and spots", the website gave me this screen : This page isn...
by bekateen
02 Jul 2024, 04:18
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Picked up some new fish today
Replies: 7
Views: 1310

Re: Picked up some new fish today

Update on the two female . They're doing well and are fat as can be. They need males!

Here's a rare abdominal view of one of the females up against the front glass.

Cheers, Eric
by bekateen
01 Jul 2024, 20:38
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Population rebound of Tachysurus aurantiacus in human-engineered habitats.
Replies: 0
Views: 281

Population rebound of Tachysurus aurantiacus in human-engineered habitats.

Yamasaki, Y., Hayashi, H., Kubo, S., Namiki, T. & Y. Kano. (2024). Detour canal, a civil engineering heritage created through historical struggle for water resources, now provides the habitats for a rare freshwater fish. Biodiversity Data Journal, 12, p.e119517. https://doi.org/10.3897/BDJ.12.e1...
by bekateen
01 Jul 2024, 06:04
Forum: Tank Talk
Topic: New 33 gallon long (4 foot) tank with waterfall and kinon
Replies: 21
Views: 748

Re: New 33 gallon long (4 foot) tank with waterfall and kinon

Added more plants and botanicals over the last week. With the Sutton of the primrose, I removed the Pothos . Current plant inventory includes: In kinon: Monstera adansonii (Adanson's monstera, stem cuttings) 20240623_172828~2.jpg Ludwigia hexapelta (water primrose) 20240627_100121.jpg 20240630_11433...
by bekateen
01 Jul 2024, 05:44
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Trophic ecology and overlap between Rhamdia guatemalensis and Rhamdia laticauda
Replies: 0
Views: 268

Trophic ecology and overlap between Rhamdia guatemalensis and Rhamdia laticauda

Julián-Caballero, C.C., Martínez-Ramírez, E., Gómez-Ugalde, R.M. & E. Cruz-Arenas. 2024. Trophic ecology and niche overlap of two sympatric species of Rhamdia (Siluriformes, Heptapteridae) from northeast Oaxaca, Mexico. Neotropical Biology and Conservation, 19 (2), pp.67-86. https://doi.org/10.3...
by bekateen
30 Jun 2024, 14:53
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: A catfish poem
Replies: 13
Views: 647

Re: A catfish poem

This epic catfish limerick by @Chrysichthys and others should not be forgotten and can be found here: https://www.planetcatfish.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=371 Cheers, Jools Lol, thanks for the old flashback. It's fun to discover old nuggets of insight to how thir group interacted 20 years ago. Cheer...
by bekateen
29 Jun 2024, 22:47
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Revision of Paravandellia
Replies: 0
Views: 256

Revision of Paravandellia

Paravandellia oscarleoni , new species Paravandellia brooksi , new species Paravandellia luna , new species Henschel, E., Baskin, J.N., Collins, R.A. & N.K. Lujan. (2024). A revised diagnosis of the blood-feeding candiru genus Paravandellia (Siluriformes, Trichomycteridae, Vandelliinae) : with ...
by bekateen
29 Jun 2024, 01:23
Forum: What is my catfish?
Topic: Name my pleco
Replies: 2
Views: 253

Re: Name my pleco

Hi Robertfortworth. Welcome to PlanetCatfish!

As for your new fish, I believe it is . If it's not that, it's a closely related species of Hypostomus.

Cheers,
Eric
by bekateen
26 Jun 2024, 23:38
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: A catfish poem
Replies: 13
Views: 647

A catfish poem

Stumbled across this link when reading a Facebook thread of Nathan Lujan's about Rhadinoloricaria : https://poets.org/poem/your-catfish-friend Your Catfish Friend by Richard Brautigan (1935 – 1984) If I were to live my life in catfish forms in scaffolds of skin and whiskers at the bottom of a pond a...
by bekateen
26 Jun 2024, 22:52
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Fossil loricariid in Africa
Replies: 9
Views: 999

Re: Fossil loricariid in Africa

Jools wrote: 26 Jun 2024, 20:36I just wish I could read it without having to pay for it.


So let it be written. So let it be done!

Cheers, Eric
by bekateen
26 Jun 2024, 16:39
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: New Rhadinoloricaria
Replies: 1
Views: 201

Re: New Rhadinoloricaria

Rhadinoloricaria andaki Surprisingly, when I look in our CLOG database, I see no entry for this fish as it's been sold in the trade as Rhadinoloricaria sp`caqueta` (there's only one forum post HERE looking for info too). But we do have a CLOG entry for a Rio Caqueta fish named Rhadinoloricaria aff_...
by bekateen
26 Jun 2024, 00:35
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: Today is the best day of the year!
Replies: 1
Views: 194

Today is the best day of the year!

Guess what today is???

National Catfish Day!

Cheers,
Eric
by bekateen
25 Jun 2024, 23:45
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Fossil loricariid in Africa
Replies: 9
Views: 999

Re: Fossil loricariid in Africa

bathyclarias wrote: 25 Jun 2024, 22:57 And...the original authors' response to this comment:
This is how science is done (albeit hopefully without the finger-pointing).

Cheers,
Eric
by bekateen
25 Jun 2024, 01:48
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Fossil loricariid in Africa
Replies: 9
Views: 999

Re: Fossil loricariid in Africa

The original interpretation (that this is a Loricariid) might be incorrect. Read this comment: R. Britz, A.K. Pinion, K.M. Kubicek, K.W. Conway, Comment on “A Saharan fossil and the dawn of Neotropical armoured catfishes in Gondwana” by Brito et al, Gondwana Research (2024), doi:https://doi.org/10.1...
by bekateen
24 Jun 2024, 16:05
Forum: Bugs
Topic: Error message updating synonyms in CLOG
Replies: 1
Views: 11460

Re: Error message updating synonyms in CLOG

I received a different error message today when updating a synonym for Brochis(sc3) bifasciata : [phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file /home/webcat/planetcatfish.com/admin/classes/manage_synonyms.php on line 250: Undefined array key "synonym_hidden_new1" [phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [RO...

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