Wu, Wei, Lan and Du 2018
Holotype: KIZ 2012005747 65.2mm standard length. Paratype KIZ 2012005746 68.5 mm SL.
Known only from the type locality: A karst cave at Anshui Village, Lingyun County, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China (24.3632N, 106.7412E) Altitude 719 m.
An underground stream was found about 40 m from and 10 m below the entrance to a cave. Triplophysa anshuiensis inhabits pools in which the substratum is mud and cobblestones Pools are interconnected by underwater
channels. No other species were recorded in this cave.
No published details known. A good comparison of subterranean Triplophysa species is provided by Wu et al. (2018).
As above only.
|Wu, T.-J., Wei, M.-L., Lan, J.-H. and Du, L.-N.||Journal Article||2018||Triplophysa anshuiensis, a new species of blind loach from the Xijiang River, China (Teleostei, Nemacheilidae)|
|Wu, W.J., He, A.Y., Yang, J.X. and Du, L.N.||Journal Article||2018||Description of a new species of Triplophysa (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae) from Guizhou Province, China|