Cobitidae


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Cobitidae

[kə′bid·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The loaches, a family of small fishes, many eel-shaped, in the suborder Cyprinoidei, characterized by barbels around the mouth.
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2003: Biology of the southern spined loach, Iksookimia hugowolfeldi (Pisces, Cobitidae).
As a result of his studies, he discovered and described, alone or in collaboration a new cobitid subfamily (Vaillanelinae Nalbant, B n rescu, 1997 - Cobitidae), and an impressive number of taxa whose illustrations point out not only his talent in drawing (sample below) but also in accurate observations.
Fishes of the Nam Theun and Xe Bangfai basins, Laos, with diagnoses of twenty-two new species (Teleostei: Cyprinidae, Balitoridae, Cobitidae, Coiidae and Odontobutidae).
Consequently, the taxonomic status and geographical distribution of Cobitidae and Nemacheilidae in Bosnia and Herzegovina is poorly understood and uncertain.
Paramisgurnus dabryanus, a small-sized fish belonging to the family of Cobitidae of the order Cypriniformes, is which is unique in China.
In addition to these six Iksookimia species, we compiled corresponding data from twelve other species for a comprehensive comparison of Cobitidae fish using all of the available information on this taxonomic group.
2000: On the occurrence of populations of the genera Cobitis and Sabanejewia (Pisces, Cobitidae) in the Czech Republic.
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus and Paramisgurnus dabryanus respectively belonging to Misgurnus and Paramisgurnus, Cobitidae, Cypriniformes, are widely distribute in Asia (You et al.
Karyotypes and cytogenetic diversity of the genus Cobitis (Pisces, Cobitidae) in Poland: a review.
2008: Spawning marks in spined loaches (Cobitis taenia, Cobitidae, Teleostei).
Morphology and histochemistry of the skin of the Korean spined loach, Iksookimia koreensis (Cobitidae), in relation to respiration.
The genera Cobitis, Iksookimia, Kichulchoia, Koreocobitis, Misgurnus, Niwaella, Paramisgurnus, Sabanejewia, and Microcobitis together form a monophyletic lineage within the family Cobitidae (Slechtova et al.