Metadata

Garra tashanensis

Mousavi-Savet, Vatandoust, Fatemi and Eagderi 2016

ORDERSUB-ORDERFAMILY
CypriniformesCyprinoideiCyprinidae

Synonyms

None.

Country

Iran

Types

Holotype: VMFC GT-H 22mm SL. Paratypes: VMFC GT-P1 - VMFC GT-P3 24-27mm SL.

Distribution

Known only from the type locailty: Tashan Cave, Sarjusher Village, Tashan region, Khuzestan Province, Iran (30o51'91"N, 50o10'49"E).

Conservation Status

TLO [NE]

Key References

Sayyadzadeh, G, Esmaeili, HR and Freyhof, J Journal Article 2015 Garra mondica, a new species from the Mond River drainage with remarks on the genus Garra from the Persian Gulf basin in Iran
Mousavi-Sabet, H, Vatandoust, Saber, Fatemi, Y and Eagderi, S Journal Article 2016 Tashan Cave a new cavefish locality for Iran; and Garra tashanensis, a new blind species from the Tigris River drainage (Teleostei: Cyprinidae)
Teimori, A., Mostafavi, H. and Esmaeli, H.R. Journal Article 2016 An update note on diversity and conservation of the endemic fishes in Iranian inland waters
Esmaeili, HR, Sayyadzadeh, G, Coad, B. W. and Eagderi, S Journal Article 2016 Review of the genus Garra Hamilton, 1822 in Iran with description of a new species: a morpho-molecular approach (Teleostei: Cyprinidae)
Nebeshwar, K and Vishwanath, W Journal Article 2017 On the snout and oromandibular morphology of genus Garra, description of two new species from the Koladyne River basin in Mizoram, India, and redescription of G. manipurensis (Teleostei: Cyprinidae)

Internet Resourses

Zoobank entry

Brian Coad's freshwater fishes of Iran website