Troglonectes furcocaudalis

(Zhu and Cao 1987) Zhang and Zhao 2016

CypriniformesCobitoidei Nemacheilidae


Oreonectes furcocaudalis  Zhu and Cao 1987




Holotype: IHASW 83V331 28.2mm SL.

Paratypes: IHASW 83V326 26.0mm SL, IHASW 83V330 27.0mm SL.


Known only from the type locality: Outlet of subterranean water near Rongshui County town, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China (ca. 25°04'N, 109°13'E).

Conservation Status

MuG TLO [DD:3.1:2009]

Devi, R. and Boguskaya, N. 2009. Oreonectes furcocaudalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T169641A6660067. Downloaded on 04 November 2019.

Museum Holdings

As above only.

Key References

Zhu, S.-Q. and Cao, W.-X. Journal Article 1987 [The noemacheiline fishes from Guangdong and Guanxi China, with descriptions of a new genus and three new species (Cypriniformes, Cobitidae)]
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
Zhao, L.-X., Liu, J.-H., Du, L.N. and Luo, F.G. Journal Article 2021 A new loach species of Troglonectes (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae) from Guangxi, China