Description of Gobio fahrettini, a new gudgeon from Lake Ilgin basin, Central Anatolia (Teleostei: Gobionidae)


Turan D. , Kaya C. , Baycelebi E. , Aksu I. , Bektas Y.

ICHTHYOLOGICAL EXPLORATION OF FRESHWATERS, vol.28, no.4, pp.365-373, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.23788/ief-1073
  • Title of Journal : ICHTHYOLOGICAL EXPLORATION OF FRESHWATERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.365-373

Abstract

Gobio fahrettini, a new species, from the Lake Ilgin basin, is distinguished from other Gobio species in Anatolia by a combination of characters: breast covered by scales, scales extending slightly behind to isthmus; 39-42 lateral line scales; 4-6 scales between anus and anal-fin origin; 6-8 scales between posterior extremity of pelvic-fin bases and anus.