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by lfinley58
Mon Dec 02, 2019 4:44 am
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: New species of Imparfinis (Heptapteridae) from Brazil
Replies: 0
Views: 1106

New species of Imparfinis (Heptapteridae) from Brazil

Da Silva Castro, I. & W. B. Wosiacki. 2019. A new species of Imparfinis Eigenmann & Norris, 1900 (Siluriformes: Heptapteridae) from the Tapajós basin, Brazil. Zootaxa, Volume 4701, Number 5: 461-472. Abstract: Imparfinis comprises 20 valid species in the Heptapteridae, being the most diverse...
by lfinley58
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Rhamdia - Back to the future
Replies: 4
Views: 925

Re: Rhamdia - Back to the future

Hi Eric and all.
It will be interesting to see the works that will follow this interesting historical "Preamble." Certainly the genus Rhamdia is a big confused mess that is badly in need of extensive review and revision!

Lee
by lfinley58
Wed Nov 13, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Rhamdia - Back to the future
Replies: 4
Views: 925

Re: Rhamdia - Back to the future

The link to this open access paper has been added to the original post.

Lee
by lfinley58
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Rhamdia - Back to the future
Replies: 4
Views: 925

Rhamdia - Back to the future

The current situation of Rhamdia Bleeker, 1858 (Siluriformes: Heptapteridae) - Gather available information, define a zero point, and start all over again by Stefan Koerber and Roberto E. Reis. 2019. Historia Natural, Tercera Serie, Vol. 9, Number 2: 51-74. Abstract: The taxonomy of Rhamdia is one o...
by lfinley58
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: All Resolved Issues
Topic: Re Synodontis membranaceus
Replies: 3
Views: 2813

Re: Re Synodontis membranaceus

Thanks Eric.

Lee
by lfinley58
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Netuma patriciae (Siluriformes: Ariidae) new species
Replies: 2
Views: 1375

Netuma patriciae (Siluriformes: Ariidae) new species

A new sea catfish, Netuma patriciae (Siluriformes: Ariidae), from the Philippines by Yumeka Takahashi, Seishi Kimura and Hiroyuki Motomrua. 2019 - Ichthyological Research, Pages 1-10. First Online: 06 November 2019. Abstract: A new sea catfish (Ariidae), Netuma patriciae , is described based on the ...
by lfinley58
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Checklist of the ichthyofauna of the Rio Negro basin in the Brazilian Amazon
Replies: 0
Views: 717

Checklist of the ichthyofauna of the Rio Negro basin in the Brazilian Amazon

Checklist of the ichthyofauna of the Rio Negro basin in the Brazilian Amazon by Hélio Beltrão, Jansen Zuanon and Efrem Ferreira. 2019. Zookeys 881:53-89 (plus 65 page Checklist). [The 416 listed catfishes are on pages 27 to 50 of the Checklist] Abstract: This study presents an extensive review of pu...
by lfinley58
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: All Resolved Issues
Topic: Re Synodontis membranaceus
Replies: 3
Views: 2813

Re Synodontis membranaceus

Hi, First, the species name is spelled incorrectly. It should be " membranaceus ". Secondly, in the text is the following (which needs rewording in regards to the use of the two genera names): As very small fish (less than 30mm) these fish are patterned with a few large spots on their body...
by lfinley58
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: All Resolved Issues
Topic: re Synodontis batensoda
Replies: 2
Views: 3274

re Synodontis batensoda

Hi, In the text included with Synodontis batensoda is the following: There is continuing debate as to whether this fish belongs in the separate monotypic genus Brachysynodontis or in Synodontis . Over the years, its placement has moved back and forth between the two genera. Until a phylogenetic revi...
by lfinley58
Wed Nov 06, 2019 1:40 am
Forum: All Resolved Issues
Topic: Regarding Paralithoxus jariensis in Cat-eLog
Replies: 11
Views: 3668

Re: Regarding Paralithoxus jariensis in Cat-eLog

Thanks Jools and Eric.

Lee
by lfinley58
Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: All Resolved Issues
Topic: Regarding Paralithoxus jariensis in Cat-eLog
Replies: 11
Views: 3668

Re: re Paralithoxus pallidimaculatus and P. boujardi

Thanks for the explanation Eric. It is appreciated. It is interesting that an invalid genus can't be deleted.
Have a good one.

Lee
by lfinley58
Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: All Resolved Issues
Topic: Regarding Paralithoxus jariensis in Cat-eLog
Replies: 11
Views: 3668

Re: re Paralithoxus pallidimaculatus and P. boujardi

Eric,

Thanks for the follow-up and explanation re the non-matching situation.

Just for interest, why (how?) would Clariidae information show up in a Loricariidae presentation?

Lee
by lfinley58
Tue Nov 05, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: All Resolved Issues
Topic: Regarding Paralithoxus jariensis in Cat-eLog
Replies: 11
Views: 3668

re Paralithoxus pallidimaculatus and P. boujardi

I have also noted the same incorrect information previously noted on the new entries for Paralithoxus pallidimaculatus and P. boujardi.

Lee
by lfinley58
Tue Nov 05, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: All Resolved Issues
Topic: Regarding Paralithoxus jariensis in Cat-eLog
Replies: 11
Views: 3668

Regarding Paralithoxus raso in the Cat-eLog

Hi again, I also noted the following mismatch of info on the entry for Paralithoxus raso . Scientific Name Paralithoxus raso Pronunciation bath ee klar ee ass. Etymology From the Greek bathys meaning deep and clarias also from the Greek chlaros, meaning lively; in reference to the ability of clarias...
by lfinley58
Tue Nov 05, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: All Resolved Issues
Topic: Regarding Paralithoxus jariensis in Cat-eLog
Replies: 11
Views: 3668

Regarding Paralithoxus jariensis in Cat-eLog

MOD COMMENT: FYI, I've consolidated all the posts/threads related to this CLOG data error into a single thread. Hello - I have noted the following conflicting information regarding the new entry on Paralithoxus jariensis: Scientific Name Paralithoxus jariensis Pronunciation bath ee klar ee ass. Ety...
by lfinley58
Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:33 am
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Silurus longibarbatus, new species (Siluridae)
Replies: 0
Views: 760

Silurus longibarbatus, new species (Siluridae)

A diminutive new species of Silurus (Teleostei: Siluridae) from Guangxi, southern China. 2019. Jie Li, Xin-hui Li, Gai Zhang and Yu-jie He. Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters, IEF/1100: 1-8. Silurus longibarbatus, new species, is described from the Pearl River drainage in Guangxi Zhuang Auto...
by lfinley58
Mon Nov 04, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Parotocinclus adamanteus, a new species of Loricariidae.
Replies: 1
Views: 548

Parotocinclus adamanteus, a new species of Loricariidae.

An Enigmatic New Loricariid (Actinopterygii: Siluriformes) from Relictual Upper Reaches of Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil by Edson H. L. Pereira, Alexandre Clistenes de A. Santos, Mário C. C. de Pinna, and Roberto E. Reis. Copeia, 2019, Vol. 107, No. 4: 597-605. Abstract: Parotocinclus adamanteus...
by lfinley58
Tue Sep 24, 2019 3:59 am
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Batrochoglanis castaneus, new species (Pseudopimelodidae)
Replies: 10
Views: 2488

Batrochoglanis castaneus, new species (Pseudopimelodidae)

Shibatta, Oscar A. 2019. New species of bumblebee catfish of the genus Batrochoglanis Gill, 1858 (Siluriformes: Pseudopimelodidae) from the Aripuanã River basin, Mato Grosso, Brazil. Zootaxa, Volume 4674, Number 2: 243-263. Abstract: A new species, Batrochoglanis castaneus , is described from the Ar...
by lfinley58
Fri Sep 20, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: All Resolved Issues
Topic: Akysis distribution
Replies: 2
Views: 1834

Akysis distribution

Hi,

Not complaining....just observing.

Under the recently updated Cat-eLog entry on Akysis fuliginatus is the following under distribution:

"Brasilien: Rio Iriri, Pará
Mekong, Lower Mekong"

Lee
by lfinley58
Tue Sep 17, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: Baryancistrus micropunctatus and Baryancistrus hadrostomus, new species
Replies: 5
Views: 997

Re: Baryancistrus micropunctatus and Baryancistrus hadrostomus, new species

Hi Eric,
The paper should be in your mailbox by now. Enjoy!
Lee