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Scientific publications dealing with cichlids and new cichlid taxa 2001

Aquarium journal articles containing new names also included, but indicated by an asterisk (*)

Publications 2001

  1. * Allgayer, R. 2001. Description d'un genre nouveau, Cryptoheros, d'Amérique centrale et d'une espèce nouvelle du Panama (Pisces: Cichlidae). L'an Cichlidé, 1: 13-20.
  2. Alves, C.B.M. & P.S. Pompeu (eds). 2001. Peixes do Rio das Velhas: passado e presente. Projeto, Manuelzão, Belo Horizonte, 194 pp.
  3. Arnegard, M.E. & J. Snoeks. 2001. New three-spotted cichlid species with hypertrophied lips (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from the deep waters of Lake Malawi/Nyasa, Africa. Copeia, 2001: 705-717.
  4. Berra, T.M. 2001. Freshwater fish distribution. Academic Press, San Diego, xxxviii+604 pp.
  5. Casatti, L., F. Langeani & R.M.C. Castro. 2001. Peixes de riacho do Parque Estadual Morro do Diabo, bacia do Alto Rio Paraná, SP. Biota Neotropica, 1: 1-15 [separate pagination].
  6. Couldridge, V.C.K. & G.J. Alexander. 2001. Color patterns and species recognition in four closely related species of Lake Malawi cichlid. Behavioral Ecology Vol. 13 No. 1: 5964
  7. Doadrio, I. (ed.) 2001. Atlas y libro rojo de los peces continentales de España. Dirección General de Conservación de la Naturaleza, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Madrid, 364 pp.
  8. Farias, I.P., G. Ortí, I. Sampaio, H. Schneider and A. Meyer. 2001. The cytochrome b gene as a phylogenetic marker: the limits of resolution for analyzing relationships among cichlid fishes. Journal of Molecular Evolution, 53: 89-103.
  9. Gibran, F.Z., K.M. Ferreira & R.M.C. Castro. 2001. Diet of Crenicichla britskii (Perciformes: Cichlidae) in a stream of Rio Aguapeí basin, Upper Rio Paraná system, southeastern Brazil. Biota Neotropica, 1: 1-5 [separate pagination]
  10. Hanssens, M. & J. Snoeks. 2001. A revised synonymy of Telmatochromis temporalis (Teleostei, Cichlidae) from Lake Tanganyika (East Africa). Journal of Fish Biology, 58: 639-655.
  11. Lamboj, A. 2001. Revision des Chromidotilapia batesii/finleyi-Komplexes (Teleostei, Perciformes), mit der Beschreibung einer neuen Gattung und dreier neuer Arten. Verhandlungen der Gesellschaft für Ichthyologie, 2: 11-47.
  12. Murray, A.M. 2001. The oldest fossil cichlids (Teleostei: Perciformes): indication of a 45 million-year-old species flock. Proceedings of the Royal Society, B, 269: 679-684.
  13. Murray, A.M. 2001. The fossil record and biogeography of the Cichlidae (Actinopterygii: Labroidei). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 74: 517-532
  14. Nakatani, K., A.A. Agostinho, G. Baumgartner, A. Bialetzki, P.V. Sanchez, M.C. Makrakis & C.S. Pavanelli. 2001. Ovos e larvas de peixes de água doce. Editora de Universidade Estadual de Maringá, 378 pp.
  15. Nico, L.G. 2001. Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859): contributions to knowledge of New World fishes. BioLlania, Edición Especial 7: 127-164.
  16. Renesto, E., C. H. Zawadzki and E. Revaldaves. 2001. Biochemical taxonomy of Crenicichla (Pisces: Perciformes: Cichlidae) of the Iguaçu River, Brazil. Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology, 44: 15-22. PDF
  17. Rüber, L. & D.C. Adams. 2001. Evolutionary convergence of body shape and trophic morphology in cichlids from Lake Tanganyika. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 14: 325-332.
  18. Rüber, L. A. Meyer, C. Sturmbauer & E. Verheyen. 2001. Population structure in two sympatric species of the Lake Tanganyika cichlid tribe Eretmodini: evidence for introgression. Molecular Ecology, 10: 1207-1225.
  19. Sparks, J.S. & P.N. Reinthal. 2001. A new species of Ptychochromoides from southeastern Madagascar (Teleostei: Cichlidae), with comments on the monophyly and relationships of the ptychochromine cichlids. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 12: 115-132.
  20. Stiassny, M.L.J. 2001. [Review of] The cichlid fishes: nature's grand experiment in evolution. Copeia, 2001: 878-879.
  21. Stiassny, M.L.J., P. Chakrabarty & P.V. Loiselle. 2001. Relationships of the Madagascan cichlid genus Paretroplus, with description of a new species from the Betsiboka River drainage of northwestern Madagascar. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 12: 29-40.
  22. Sturmbauer, C., S. Baric, W. Salzburger, L. Rüber & E. Verheyen. 2001. Lake level fluctuations synchronize genetic divergences of cichlid fishes in African lakes. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 18: 144-154.
  23. Takahashi, K., Y. Terai, M. Nishida & N. Okada. 2001. Phylogenetic relationships and ancient incomplete lineage sorting among cichlid fishes in Lake Tanganyika as revealed by analysis of the insertion of retroposons. Molecular Biology and Evolution 18: 2057 - 2066.
  24. Taylor, M.I., L. Rüber & E. Verheyen. 2001. Microsatellites reveal high levels of population substructuring in the species-poor Eretmodine cichlid lineage from Lake Tanganyika. Proceedings of the Royal Society, B, 268: 803-808.
  25. Turner, G.F. & J.D. Howarth. 2001. Description of two new species of Mylochromis (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 12: 205-212.
  26. * Ufermann, A. 2001. Mutanda ichthyologica: Neotrewavasia subgenus nomen novum en remplacement de Trewavasia (Pisces: Cichlidae). L'an Cichlidé 1: 57.
  27. Vences, M., J. Freyhof, R. Sonnenberg, J. Kosuch & M. Veith. 2001. Reconciling fossils and molecules: Cenozoic divergence of cichlid fishes and the biogeography of Madagascar. Journal of Biogeography, 28: 1091-1099.
  28. Wainwright, P.C., L.A. Ferry-Graham, A.M. Carroll, T.B. Waltzek, C.D. Hulsey & J.R. Grubich. 2001. Evaluating the use of ram and suction during prey capture by cichlid fishes. J. Exp. Biology. 204:3039-3051.


New taxa 2001

  1. Archocentrina Allgayer, 2001: 13. Subtribe of Heroini. Type genus Archocentrus Gill, 1877.
  2. Benitochromis Lamboj, 2001: 17. Type species by original designation Benitochromis finleyi (Trewavas) [= Chromidotilapia finleyi Trewavas]
  3. Benitochromis conjunctus Lamboj, 2001: 20, fig. 5 (Kamerun, Muyuka. Holotype MRAC 99-31-P-18)
  4. Benitochromis nigrodorsalis Lamboj, 2001: 26, fig. 9 (Kamerun, Moliwe. Holotype MRAC 99-31-P-13)
  5. Benitochromis ufermanni Lamboj, 2001: 36, fig. 15 (Kamerun, Mundempa. Holotype MRAC 99-31-P-25)
  6. Cryptoheros Allgayer, 2001: 14. Type species by original designation Heros spilurus Günther, 1862.
  7. Cryptoheros altoflavus Allgayer, 2001: 16, fig. p. 16 (Panama, Province de Bocas del Toro, Rio Carñaveral (Rio Caña). Holotype MNHN 2001/1163.
  8. Mylochromis chekopae Turner & Howarth, 2001: 206, fig. 1 (Malawi:Lake Malawi, SE Arm, off Chekopa on the eastern shore (13°53'S 35°07'E), bottom trawl at 20 m depth. Holotype BMNH 1996.10.14:98)
  9. Mylochromis ensatus Turner & Howarth, 2001: 206, fig. 1 (Malawi:Lake Malawi, south east arm, just north west of Boadzulu Island (14°16'S 35°10'E), bottom trawl at 15-23 m depth. Holotype BMNH 1996.10.14:121)
  10. Neotrewavasia Ufermann, 2001: 57. Replacement name for Trewavasia Thys van den Audenaerde, 1968, preoccupied by Trewavasia White & Moy-Thomas, 1941. Type species Tilapia guinasana Trewavas, 1936
  11. Otopharynx pachycheilus Arnegard & Snoeks, 2001: 707, fig. 2 (Ngara, Lake Malawi; demersal trawl started at 10°16.97'S, 34°12.32'E, 125 m depth and completed at 10°18.58'S, 34°12.67'E. Holotype MRAC 99-88-P-4).
  12. Paretroplus tsimoly Stiassny, Chakrabarty & Loiselle, 2001: 34, fig. 7 (Madagascar: Majunga Province: Akalimilotrabe river (variant spelling, Kalamilotra) at the village of the same name, ca. 43 km NW of Maevatanana (16°48'08"S 47°00'57"E), 318 km above sea level. Holotype AMNH 229558)
  13. Ptychochromoides vondrozo Sparks & Reinthal, 2001: 118 (Madagascar: Fianarantsoa Province: Region of Vondrozo, near village of Vevembe: Mananara drainage basin: Ramanara River, tributary of Sahampindra River; 22°48'51.5"S 47°08'28.7' E, alt. 518 m. Holotype UMMZ 235297)