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, Britz, Kakkassery & Raghavan 2014

GENUS

  1. Sahyadria, Raghavan, Philip, Ali & Dahanukar 2013

SPECIES

  1. Pangio ammophila, Britz, Ali & Raghavan 2012
  1. Pseudolaguvia lapillicola, Britz, Ali & Raghavan 2012
  1. Balitora jalpalli, Raghavan, Tharian, Ali, Jadhav & Dahanukar 2013
  1. Pethia lutea, Katwate, Katwate, Raghavan, Paingankar & Dahanukar 2014
  1. Pethia longicauda, Katwate, Paingankar, Raghavan & Dahanukar 2014
  1. Badis britzi, Dahanukar, Kumkar, Katwate & Raghavan 2015
  1. Amblyceps accari, Dahanukar, Raghavan, Ali & Britz 2016
  1. Pethia sanjaymoluri, Katwate, Kumkar, Jadhav, Raghavan & Dahanukar 2016
  1. Balitora chipkali, Kumkar, Katwate, Raghavan & Dahanukar 2016