New Taxa

Our field work in the streams and rivers of the Western Ghats region has led to the discovery and description of several new species (as well as a new genus and a unique family) of freshwater fish.

Family

1. Kryptoglanidae

Genus

1. Sahyadria

Species

1. Pangio ammophila

2. Pseudolaguvia lapillicola

3. Balitora jalpalli

4. Pethia lutea

5. Pethia longicauda

6. Badis britzi

7. Amblyceps accari

8. Pethia sanjaymoluri

9. Balitora chipkali

10. Dario neela

11. Pethia sahitĀ