Psilorhynchus olliei, a new species of torrent minnow from eastern Myanmar (Ostariophysi: Psilorhynchidae) Academic Article uri icon


  • 2015 by Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil, Mnchen, Germany. Psilorhynchus olliei, new species, is described from the Irrawaddy drainage, Kachin State, eastern Myanmar. It is distinguished from other members of the P. balitora species group by a combination of characters, including unique features of body and fin coloration and lateral-line scale, fin-ray, vertebrae, and cephalic lateral-line canal pore counts. Photographs of members of the P. balitora species group from Myanmar are also provided.

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author list (cited authors)

  • Conway, K. W., & Britz, R.

complete list of authors

  • Conway, Kevin W||Britz, Ralf

publication date

  • January 2015