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Cytogenetic description of Ancistrus abilhoai (Siluriformes: Loricariidae) from Iguaçu River basin, southern Brazil

M. O. Ribeiro, Noleto, R. B., Lorscheider, C. A., Porto, F. E., Prizon, A. C., Zawadzki, C. H., Oliveira, L. C., and Castro, A. L. B. Portela, Cytogenetic description of Ancistrus abilhoai (Siluriformes: Loricariidae) from Iguaçu River basin, southern Brazil, vol. 14, pp. 4051-4057, 2015.

The Iguaçu River basin is a tributary to the upper Paraná River in southern Brazil, and is considered an important aquatic ecoregion that, although having few species of fish, 51-71% of these are apparently endemic. Ancistrus abilhoai is one of three recently described species for this basin and is currently considered endemic to the basin.

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