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Tao Qin, Zhi-Ying Chen, Lu-Lu Xu, Paing Zaw, Yunn Mi Mi Kyaw, Kyaw Win Maung, Xiao-Yong Chen. Five newly recorded Cyprinid fish (Teleostei: Cypriniformes) in Myanmar. Zoological Research, 2017, 38(5): 300-309. doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2017.063
Citation: Tao Qin, Zhi-Ying Chen, Lu-Lu Xu, Paing Zaw, Yunn Mi Mi Kyaw, Kyaw Win Maung, Xiao-Yong Chen. Five newly recorded Cyprinid fish (Teleostei: Cypriniformes) in Myanmar. Zoological Research, 2017, 38(5): 300-309. doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2017.063

Five newly recorded Cyprinid fish (Teleostei: Cypriniformes) in Myanmar

doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2017.063
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  • Corresponding author: Xiao-Yong Chen
  • Received Date: 2017-07-20
  • Rev Recd Date: 2017-09-04
  • Publish Date: 2017-09-18
  • Freshwater fish from the Putao and Myitkyina areas were collected in three ichthyofaunal surveys of the Mali Hka River and tributaries in and around Khakaborazi National Park and Hponkanrazi Wildlife Sanctuary, Kachin State, from 2014-2016. Tor yingjiangensis Chen et Yang 2004, Tor qiaojiensis Wu et al. 1977, Garra qiaojiensis Wu et al. 1977, Garra bispinosa Zhang 2005, and Schizothorax oligolepis Huang 1985, originally described from the upper Irrawaddy (Ayeyarwaddy) River in China, are first reported herein as new records to Myanmar. Counts, measurements, descriptions, photographs, and distributions of the specimens of the five newly recorded species are provided.
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Five newly recorded Cyprinid fish (Teleostei: Cypriniformes) in Myanmar

doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2017.063
    Corresponding author: Xiao-Yong Chen

Abstract: Freshwater fish from the Putao and Myitkyina areas were collected in three ichthyofaunal surveys of the Mali Hka River and tributaries in and around Khakaborazi National Park and Hponkanrazi Wildlife Sanctuary, Kachin State, from 2014-2016. Tor yingjiangensis Chen et Yang 2004, Tor qiaojiensis Wu et al. 1977, Garra qiaojiensis Wu et al. 1977, Garra bispinosa Zhang 2005, and Schizothorax oligolepis Huang 1985, originally described from the upper Irrawaddy (Ayeyarwaddy) River in China, are first reported herein as new records to Myanmar. Counts, measurements, descriptions, photographs, and distributions of the specimens of the five newly recorded species are provided.

Tao Qin, Zhi-Ying Chen, Lu-Lu Xu, Paing Zaw, Yunn Mi Mi Kyaw, Kyaw Win Maung, Xiao-Yong Chen. Five newly recorded Cyprinid fish (Teleostei: Cypriniformes) in Myanmar. Zoological Research, 2017, 38(5): 300-309. doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2017.063
Citation: Tao Qin, Zhi-Ying Chen, Lu-Lu Xu, Paing Zaw, Yunn Mi Mi Kyaw, Kyaw Win Maung, Xiao-Yong Chen. Five newly recorded Cyprinid fish (Teleostei: Cypriniformes) in Myanmar. Zoological Research, 2017, 38(5): 300-309. doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2017.063
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