Two New Species of Chondrostoma Agassiz, 1832 (Teleostei: Cyprinidae) from the Ceyhan, Seyhan and Goksu Rivers in the East Mediterranean Region of Turkey


Kucuk F. , Turan D., Guclu S. S. , MUTLU A. G. , Ciftei Y.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC SCIENCES, cilt.17, ss.795-803, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 17 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4194/1303-2712-v17_4_15
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.795-803

Özet

Chondrostoma toros sp.n. was described from the Goksu River. It was distinguished by a slightly arched lower jaw with a well-developed keratinized edge; a slightly developed keel in front of the dorsal-fm origin; lateral line with 56-64+1-3 scales; and 25-30 gill-rakers on outer side of first gill arch. Chondrostoma ceyhanensis sp.n. was described from Ceyhan, Seyhan and Berdan rivers. It was distinguished by its arched lower jaw with a slightly developed keratinized edge; a slightly developed keel between pelvic-fin and anus; lateral line with 59-66+1-3 scales; and 24-29 short gill-rakers on outer side of first gill arch.