Corydoras paleatus (Jenyns, 1842)

Soricetti, Mariano, Morawicki, Santiago, Guardiola Rivas, Fredy José, Guidi, Catalina, Quezada, Facundo, Almirón, Adriana Edith & Solimano, Patricio José, 2020, Ichthyofauna of the lower course of the Negro river drainage, Patagonia Argentina, Check List 16 (4), pp. 895-905 : 903

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/16.4.895

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/0628943C-FF90-3F64-FF13-9643FE6A8C53

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Corydoras paleatus (Jenyns, 1842)
status

 

Corydoras paleatus (Jenyns, 1842)

Figure 3M

Material examined. ARGENTINA • 1 ♂, 75 mm; Site 2; 40°42ʹ48ʺS; 063°23ʹ08ʺW; 26 Nov. 2016; P. Solimano leg.; MPCN-Ict 12 GoogleMaps . • 1 ♂, 49 mm; Site 2; 40°42ʹ48ʺS, 063° 23ʹ08ʺW; 26 Nov. 2016; F. Guardiola Rivas leg.; MPCN- Ict 77 GoogleMaps . • 1 ♀, 53 mm; Site 4; 40°43ʹ15ʺS, 063°36ʹ02ʺW; 23 May. 2017; P. Solimano leg.; MPCN-Ict 78 GoogleMaps . • 1 ♂, 61 mm; Site 2; 40°42ʹ48ʺS, 063°23ʹ08ʺW; 28 May. 2016; M. Sori- cetti leg.; MPCN-Ict 79 GoogleMaps . • 1 ♀, 65 mm; Site 4; 40°43ʹ15ʺS, 063°36ʹ02ʺW; 23 May. 2017; M. Soricetti leg.; MPCN-Ict 80 GoogleMaps . • 1 ♂, 68 mm; Site 4; 40°43 ʹ 15 ʺ S, 063°36 ʹ 02 ʺ W; 20 Feb. 2017; P. Solimano leg.; MPCN-Ict 81 GoogleMaps .

Identification. Body short and tall, flanks covered by two series of plates. Head compressed, triangular in dorsal view. Short maxillary barbels not reaching the gill opening. External mental barbels slightly longer than maxillary ones. Posterior margin of the pectoral spine serrated, perpendicularly oriented. Background color olive–brown with yellowish belly; three large black spots along the midline of flanks.