Sinocyclocheilus jiuxuensis

Li and Lan 2003







Holotype: HRS 20020829004 90mm SL.

Paratypes: HRS 20020829001-003, 005, 006 89-124mm SL.


Known only from the type locality: a cave at Jiuxu, Hechi City, Guangxi, China.

Conservation Status


Museum Holdings

As above only.

Key References

Li, WX, Lan, JH and Chen, SY Journal Article 2003 A new species of cave Sinocyclocheilus from Guangxi - Sinocyclocheilus jiuxuensis Li et Lan, sp. nov.
Chen, H., Li, C., Liu, T., Chen, S. and Xiao, H. Journal Article 2019 A metagenomic study of intestinal microbial diversity in relation to feeding habits of surface and cave-dwelling Sinocyclocheilus species
Lunghi, E., Zhao, Y., Sun, X. and Zhao, Y. Journal Article 2019 Morphometrics of eight Chinese cavefish species
Mao, T.-R., Liu, Y.-W., Meegaskumbura, M., Yang, J., Ellepola, G., Senevirathne, G., Fu, C.-H., Gross, J.B. and Pie, M.R. Journal Article 2020 Evolution in Sinocyclocheilus cavefish is marked by rate shifts, reversals and origin of novel traits
Zhao, Y., Zhang, C. and Proudlove, G.S. Book 2021 Fishes of the Genus Sinocyclocheilus (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae) in China. Systematics, biology, biogeography and cave adaptation
Wen, H., Luo., T., Wang, Y., Wang, S., Liu, T., Xiao, N. and Zhou, J. Journal Article 2022 Molecular phylogeny and historical biogeography of the cave fish genus Sinocyclocheilus (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae) in southwest China