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Knodus figueiredoi, a new characid from the Rio das Garcas, upper Rio Araguaia basin, Brazil, with comments on the taxonomic limits of the genera Knodus and Bryconamericus (Teleostei: Characidae)

Esguicero, Andre L. H. [1] ; Castro, Ricardo M. C. [2]
Total Authors: 2
[1] Univ Sao Paulo. FFCLRP
[2] Univ Sao Paulo. FFCLRP
Total Affiliations: 2
Document type: Journal article
Source: Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters; v. 25, n. 1, p. 39-48, AUG 2014.
Web of Science Citations: 0

Knodus figueiredoi, new species, is described from the Rio das Garcas, a left margin tributary of the upper Rio Araguaia, southeastern Mato Grosso State, central Brazil. It differs from all congeners by the presence of only tricuspid teeth in the inner premaxillary row, and i,5,i rays in the pelvic fin. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 11/50282-7 - An inventory of the Characiform fish fauna (Teleostei, Ostariophysi) from South America
Grantee:Naercio Aquino Menezes
Support type: BIOTA-FAPESP Program - Thematic Grants
FAPESP's process: 09/54931-0 - Improvement and management of biological specimen collections at the Departamento de Biologia, Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo
Grantee:Carlos Alberto Garofalo
Support type: Research Infrastructure Program - Biological specimen collections