Oreonectes duanensis

Lan in Lan, Gan, Wu and Yang 2013

CypriniformesCobitoidei Nemacheilidae






Holotype: CLJH 2011090302 56.1mm SL. Paratypes: CLJH 1109031, 04100602, 04100603, 04100605, 04100606 32.9mm - 77.4mm SL.


Cheng Jian Tiwn, Du'an County, Guangxi, China, elevation 272 meters. 23.9°N, 102.2E.

Conservation Status


Museum Holdings

As above only.

Key References

Lan, J.H., Gan, X., Wu, T.J. and Yang, J. Book 2013 Cave fishes of Guangxi, China
Waryani. B., Zhao, Y., Zhang, C., Abbasi, A.R., Ferrando, S., Dai, R., et al. Journal Article 2015 Surface architecture of the olfactory epithelium of two Chinese cave loaches (Cypriniformes: Nemacheilidae: Oreonectes).
Liu, Z., Wen, H., Hailer, F., Dong, F., Yang, Z., Liu, T., Han, L., Shi, F., Hu, Y. and Zhou, J. Journal Article 2019 Pseudogenization of Mc1r gene associated with transcriptional changes related to melanogenesis explains leucistic phenotypes in Oreonectes cavefish (Cypriniformes, Nemacheilidae)
Huang, J.Q., Yang, J., Wu, Z.Q. and Zhao, Y.H. Journal Article 2019 Oreonectes guilinensis (Teleostei, Cypriniformes, Nemacheilidae), a new loach species from Guangxi, China
Liu, Z., Qian, X., Wang, Z., Wen, H., Han, L. and Zhou, J. Journal Article 2021 First draft genome of loach (Orenectes shuilongensis; Cypriniformes: Nemacheilidae) provide insights into the evolution of cavefish