Austrolebias adloffi,

Wilson J. E. M. Costa, 2006, The South American annual killifish genus Austrolebias (Teleostei: Cyprinodontiformes: Rivulidae): phylogenetic relationships, descriptive morphology and taxonomic revision., Zootaxa 1213, pp. 1-162: 120

publication ID

z01213p001

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3415A121-707B-4676-9259-4FD5CE1C3323

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/52CB195C-68DB-CEBF-6628-D96008994E1A

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scientific name

Austrolebias adloffi
status

 

Clade A5: Austrolebias adloffi  species group

Diagnosis

Distinguished from remaining taxa in genus in having a unique color pattern on posterior portion of caudal peduncle in juveniles and adult females, sometimes in adult males, consisting of a pair of black spots arranged vertically in close proximity, sometimes coalesced to form an 8-shaped blotch.

Included species

Austrolebias charrua  ZBK  Costa & Cheffe; A. minuano  ZBK  Costa & Cheffe; A. adloffi  (Ahl); A. nigrofasciatus  ZBK  Costa & Cheffe; A. nachtigalli  Costa & Cheffe, new species; and A. salviai  Costa, Litz & Laurino, new species.