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Glyptothorax pedunculatus, new species

Posted: Sun Apr 18, 2021 2:46 pm
by bekateen
Roberts, T. R. (2021). Glyptothorax pedunculatus, a New Species of Sumatran Sisorid Catfish with Slender Caudal Peduncle and Simple Thoracic Adhesive Organ. Aqua, 27(1): 1-4. ... unculatus/
Glyptothorax pedunculatus new species is described from the Musi River basin in central Sumatra. It differs from all other species in the genus by its more slender caudal peduncle and by its thoracic adhesive organ lacking a median groove and with nearly straight striae. Ten species of Glyptothorax are now known from Sumatra.