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Hyphessobrycon platyodus (Teleostei: Characiformes), a new species from the Rio Madeira basin, Brazil, with comments on how multicuspid teeth relate to feeding habits in Characidae

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Author(s):
Ohara, W. M. ; Abrahao, V. P. ; Espindola, V. C.
Total Authors: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Fish Biology; v. 91, n. 3, p. 835-850, SEP 2017.
Web of Science Citations: 5
Abstract

A new species of Hyphessobrycon is described from the Rio Juma, a tributary of the lower Rio AripuanA-Rio Madeira basin, Amazonas, Brazil. Hyphessobrycon platyodus can be distinguished from its congeners by the: presence of an elongated dorsal fin in adult males, 25-28 branched anal-fin rays and absence of dark blotches from the dorsal fin and caudal peduncle. The presence of multicuspid teeth in species of Characidae and its relation with feeding habits are briefly commented on. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 13/22473-8 - Endemism and biogeographic analysis of fishes from Madeira River basin
Grantee:Willian Massaharu Ohara
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
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: 14/11397-1 - Phylogenetic relationships in the family Cetopsidae (Osteichthyes, Ostariophysi, Siluriformes) with simultaneous analysis of morphological and molecular data
Grantee:Vitor Pimenta Abrahão
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate