Metadata

Triplophysa lihuensis

Wu, Yang and Lan 2012

ORDERSUB-ORDERFAMILY
CypriniformesCobitoidei Nemacheilidae

Synonyms

None.

Country

China

Types

Holotype: KIZ 2010003082 61.8mm SL.

Paratypes: KIZ 2010003083, KIZ 2010003084, GIF 09110323, GIF 09110327 4 specimens 58.1-61.0mm SL.

Distribution

Known only from the type locality: A cave in Renguang Vill., Lihu Town, Nandan Co., Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China (25°09'45.5"N, 107°43'4.5"E).

Systematics

A good comparison of subterranean Triplophysa species is provided by Wu et al. (2018).

Conservation Status

TLO [NE]

Museum Holdings

As above only.

Key References

Zhang, Y., Wang, Z., Zhang, Z., Wu, M.. Chen, J. and Zhao, Y. Journal Article 2018 The complete mitochondrial genome of Triplophysa brevibarba with phylogenetic consideration
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
Yang, X., Liu, H., Ma, Z., Zou, Y., Zou, M., Mao, Y., Li, X., Wang, H., Chen, T.,Wang, W. and Yang, R. Journal Article 2019 Chromosome‐level genome assembly of Triplophysa tibetana, a fish adapted to the harsh high‐altitude environment of the Tibetan Plateau