|Parakysis notialis |
Ng & Kottelat 2003
Parakysis notialis sp. nov. is described from the Barito River drainage in southern Borneo. It can be distinguished from congeners in having a unique combination of the following characters: head length 26.5–27.0% SL, conical head, presence of median concavity on margin of lower lip, presence of laterosensory canal pore between inner and outer mandibular barbels, branched outer mandibular barbels, branches of inner mandibular barbels separated, deeply forked caudal ﬁn with pointed lobes, 5 pectoral ﬁn rays, 10 branched principal caudal ﬁn rays, sparsely pigmented caudal ﬁn, and absence of light brown saddle from base of posteriormost dorsal ﬁn ray to caudal peduncle.
Key words: Parakysis · Akysidae · New species · Borneo
Ng, Heok Hee; Kottelat, Maurice. 2003. Parakysis notialis, A New Species of akysid Catfish from Borneo (Siluriformes: Akysidae). Ichthyol. Res. 50: 48–51. doi: dx.doi.org/10.1007/s102280300006