Triplophysa microphthalma

(Liao and Wang in Liao, Wang and Luo 1997) Kottelat 2012

CypriniformesCobitoidei Nemacheilidae


Schistura dabryi microphthalmus  (Liao and Wang 1997)

Claea dabryi microphthalmus  (Liao and Wang 1997)




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

Conservation Status


Key References

Liao, JW, Wang, D and Luo, Z Journal Article 1997 A new species and a new subspecies of Schistura from Guangxi and Guizhou, China (Cypriniformes: Cobitidae: Moemacheilinae)
Kottelat, M. Journal Article 2012 Draconectes narinosus, a new genus and species of cave fish from an island of Halong Bay, Vietnam (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae).
Zhang, C.G. and Zhou, Y.H. Book 2016 Species diversity and distribution of inland fishes in China
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
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