Metadata

Bibarba parvoculus

Wu, Yang and Xiu 2015

ORDERSUB-ORDERFAMILY
CypriniformesCobitoidei Cobitidae

Synonyms

Bibarba micoculum  Lan, Gan, Wu and Yang 2013 nomen nudum

Country

China

Types

Holotype: GAFS 10110586 ♂ 51.7mm SL. Paratypes: GAFS 10110583 57.3mm SL, GAFS 08090070, GTEU 10110584, GTEU 10110585 (three ♀ 52.5-57.3mm SL).

Distribution

Known only from the type locality: A cave at Jicheng village, Tianhe Town, Luocheng County, Guangxi, China, 24°47'55.65"N, 108°44'40.27"E, elevation 232 meters.

Habitat

Bibarba parvoculus coexists in the same cave pool with Troglonectes microphthalmus, Sinocyclocheilus brevis and Pterocryptis anomala (Siluridae).

Systematics

No details known.

Conservation Status

NE

Museum Holdings

As above only.

Key References

Lan, JH, Gan, Xi, Wu, TJ and Yang, J Book 2013 Cave fishes of Guangxi, China
Wu, TJ, Yang, J and Xiu, LH Journal Article 2015 A new species of Bibarba (Teleostei: Cypriniformes: Cobitidae) from Guangxi, China