Metadata

Pseudosinocyclocheilus jinxiensis

(Zheng, Xiu and Yang 2013) Zhang and Zhao 2016

ORDERSUB-ORDERFAMILY
CypriniformesCyprinoideiCyprinidae

Synonyms

Sinocyclocheilus jinxiensis  Zheng, Xiu and Yang 2013

Country

China

Types

Holotype: GIF 20110400108 106.6mm SL. Paratypes: KIZ 2011002802 107.4mm SL. Plus 3 non-type specimens 110.5mm - 123.7mm SL.

Distribution

Known only from the type locality: Xiaolong Spring, Xiaolong Village, Xinjin Town, Jinxi County, Zuojiang River drainage, Guangxi, China, elevation 754 meters. 23°10'03.73"N, 106°25'41.11"E

Habitat

The true habitat is not known, the fishes were captured from a spring.

Systematics

Zhang and Zhao (2016:96) errected the, currently monotypic, genus Pseudosinocyclocheilus for this species as it differs in a number of ways from Sinocyclocheilus.

Conservation Status

TLO [NE]

Museum Holdings

As above only

Key References

Zhao, YH and Zhang, CG Book 2009 Endemic fishes of Sinocyclocheilus (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae) in China - Species diversity, cave adaptation, systematics and zoogeography
Romero, A, Zhao, YH and Cheng, XY Journal Article 2009 The hypogean fishes of China
Zhao, YH, Gozlan, R. E. and Zhang, C. G. Journal Article 2011 Out of sight out of mind: current knowledge of Chinese cave fishes
Zheng, Hui-Fang, Xiu, LH and Yang, J Journal Article 2013 A new species of Barbine genus Sinocyclocheilus (Teleostei: Cyprinidae) from Zuojiang River drainage in Guangxi, China
Yang, J., Chen, X., Bai, J., Fang, D., Qiu, Y., Jiang, W., Yuan, H., Bian, C., Lu, J., He, S., Pan, X., Zhang, Y., Wang, X., You, X., Wang, Y., Sun, Y., Mao, D., Liu, Y., Fan, G., Zhang, H., Chen, X., Zhang, X., Zheng, L., Wang, J., Cheng, L., Chen, J., R Journal Article 2016 The Sinocyclocheilus cavefish genome provides insights into cave adaptation
Xing, YC, Zhang, CG, Fan, EY and Zhao, YH Journal Article 2016 Freshwater fishes of China: species richness, endemism, threatened species and conservation
Zhang, C. G. and Zhou, YH Book 2016 Species diversity and distribution of inland fishes in China