Erkakan and Özdemir 2014
Only a holotype was assigned: HUIC 1 ♀ 64mm SL.
Known only from the type locality: Dalaman Stream, Burdur Province, Turkey. 37°08'55.66"N, 29°39'42.57"E. This was the first described subterraneran fish in Europe but it is now joined by Barbatula undescribed species from Germany.
May be evolved from Cobitis battalgii which shares the catchment area with C. damlae.
As above only
|Erkakan, F and Ozdemir, F||Journal Article||2014||The first new cave fish species, Cobitis damlae (Teleostei: Cobitidae) from Turkey|