A new species of electric fish from Brazil

Main report: Gymnotus capitimaculatus, a new species of electric fish from rio Jucuruçu basin, northeastern Brazil (Ostariophysi: Gymnotiformes: Gymnotidae)
(Vertebrate Zoology)

Scientific Paper: Vertebrate Zoology   
New Taxa: Gymnotus capitimaculatus
Species named for: Latin capitis (head) and maculatus (blotchy)
Categories: Fish | New Species

A new species of Gymnotus, is described from the rio Jucuruçu basin, a coastal river drainage located in the southern part of Bahia state, northeastern Brazil.

Gymnotus capitimaculatus. Rangel-Pereira F, 2014.

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