Triplophysa fengshanensis

Lan in Lan, Gan, Wu and Yang 2013

CypriniformesCobitoidei Nemacheilidae






Holotype: CLJH 201011056 77.5mm SL. Paratypes: CLJH 20101110507, 2011120701, 2011120703 (4 specimens, 37.2mm - 66.8mm SL).


Known only from the type locality: Lintong Town, Fengshan County, Guangxi, China. 24.8°N, 107.0°, elevation 850 meters.


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

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
Zhang, C.G. and Zhou, Y.H. Book 2016 Species diversity and distribution of inland fishes in China
Li, J., Lan, J.H., Chen, X.Y. and Du, L.N. Journal Article 2017 Description of Triplophysa luochengensis sp.nov. (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae) from a karst cave in Guangxi, China
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
He, Y. and He, D.K. Journal Article 2023 X-ray microtomography study of cranium, pectoral fin and girdle, and Weberian Apparatus development in juvenile Triplophysa stewarti (Nemacheilidae)
Peng, Y., Qiu, Y. and Chen, G. Journal Article 2023 Complete mitochondrial genome and phylogenetic analysis of Triplophysa jianchuanensis (Cypriniformes: Cobitidae)
Zhang, J., Shu, L. and Peng, Z. Journal Article 2024 Adaptive evolution of mitochondrial genomes in Triplophysa cavefishes