Metadata

Sinocyclocheilus convexiforeheadus

Li, Yang and Li in Yang, Li and Li 2017

ORDERSUB-ORDERFAMILY
CypriniformesCyprinoideiCyprinidae

Synonyms

None.

Country

China

Types

Holotype 20151018001,standard body length 42mm,collected from Wenliuxiang of Qiubei October 2015.Kept in Reservoir of Heilongtan,Shilin,Yunnan.

Distribution

Jnown only from the type locality: a small lake formed after a flash flood in a karst cave of Wenliu Village,Qiubei County,Yunnan Province

Habitat

Not known.

Systematics

Similar to Sinocyclocheilus hyalinus and S. aquihornes in the posession of a horn on the head.

Conservation Status

TLO [NE]

Nothing known.

Museum Holdings

As above only.

Key References

Yang H.,Li C. and Li W. Journal Article 2017 A New Species Cave Blind Fish of the Sinocyclocheilus from Yunnan Province:Sinocyclocheilus Convexiforeheadus