Peces Criollos - Freshwater Fishes of Argentina Peces Criollos - Freshwater Fishes of Argentina
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Brachyhypopomus draco - first records from Argentina

Brachyhypopomus draco
Brachyhypopomus draco (from publication)

first record from Argentina:
Brachyhypopomus draco Giora, Malabarba & Crampton, 2008

published in:
Almirón, A., J. Casciotta, L. Ciotek, P. Giorgis, P. Soneira & F. Ruíz Díaz (2010):
Pisces, Gymnotiformes, Hypopomidae, Brachyhypopomus Mago-Leccia, 1994: First country record of three species of the genus, Argentina.
Checklist 6 (4): 572-575

type locality:
Parque Estadual de Itapuã Verde, lagoa Verde, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

distribution in Argentina (from publication):
Brachyhypopomus draco was collected from the Arroyo Las Tortugas, Pozo Hondo, at Pre-Delta National Park, Entre Ríos province.

abstract (from publication):
Brachyhypopomus bombilla, B. draco and B. gauderio are recorded for the first time in freshwaters of Argentina. These species were collected in the Río Paraná basin at the Iberá Wetlands and Pre-Delta National Park. Brachyhypopomus bombilla, B. draco and B. gauderio can be sympatric and syntopic in Pre-Delta National Park, whereas B. bombilla and B. gauderio occupy the same environments in the Iberá Wetlands. Some records of B. brevirostris for Argentina are misidentifications of B. gauderio, whereas others could correspond to one of these three species.

CLOFFAR - 2nd edition

Scleronema milonga sp.nov. from Argentina

Scleronema macanuda sp.nov. from Uruguay

Scleronema teiniagua sp.nov. from Uruguay

Scleronema ibirapuita - first record from Uruguay

Scleronema minutum is a sr. synonym of Pygidium angustirostris

Scleronema operculatum - not a species from Argentina or Uruguay

CLOFFUY - update 3

Oligosarcus hepsetus - not a species from Argentina or Uruguay

Moenkhausia forestii - first record from Argentina

Moenkhausia sanctaefilomenae - not a species from Argentina

Moenkhausia australis - confirmed for Argentina

Andromakhe gen.nov. - 5 comb.nov from Astyanax

Psalidodon - 30 comb.nov. from Astyanax

Psalidodon anisitsi comb.nov. from Hyphessobrycon

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