Metadata

Oreonectes luochengenis

Yang, Wu, Wei and Yang 2011

ORDERSUB-ORDERFAMILY
CypriniformesCobitoidei Nemacheilidae

Synonyms

None.

Country

China

Types

Holotype: KIZ 2010003073 74.9mm SL. Paratypes: KIZ 2010003074-77 (4), 08090054-55 (2), 08090064 (1) 64.6mm – 80.0mm SL.

Distribution

Known only from the type locality: A cave, approximately 2 km from Tianhe Town, Luocheng, Guangxi Province, China.

Habitat

No information available.

Systematics

No information available.

Conservation Status

NE

Museum Holdings

As above only

Key References

Yang, J, Wu, TJ, Wei, RF and Yang, J Journal Article 2011 A new loach, Oreonectes luochengensis sp. nov. (Cypriniformes: Balitoridae) from Guangxi, China.
Kottelat, M Journal Article 2012 Conspectus cobitidum: An inventory of the loaches of the world (Teleostei: Cypriniformes: Cobitoidei)
Fenolio, Dante B., Zhao, Yahui, Niemiller, Matthew L. and Stout, Jim F. Journal Article 2013 In-situ observations of seven enigmatic cave loaches and one cave barbel from Guangxi, China, with notes on conservation status
Zhang, C. G. and Zhou, YH Book 2016 Species diversity and distribution of inland fishes in China