Knodus

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Knodus
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Knodus

Synonyms

Bryconadenos Weitzman, Menezes, Evers & Burns, 2005

Knodus is a genus of characins, small freshwater fish from South America.[1][2]

Species[edit]

There are currently 30 recognized species of this genus:[1][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2019). Species of Knodus in FishBase. August 2019 version.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g Thomaz, A.T., Arcila, D., Ortí, G. & Malabarba, L.R. (2015): Molecular phylogeny of the subfamily Stevardiinae Gill, 1858 (Characiformes: Characidae): classification and the evolution of reproductive traits. BMC Evolutionary Biology, (2015) 15: 146.
  3. ^ Eschmeyer, W. N.; R. Fricke & R. van der Laan (eds.). "Knodus species". Catalog of Fishes. California Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 3 August 2019.
  4. ^ Esguícero, A.L.H. & Castro, R.M.C. (2014): Knodus figueiredoi, a new characid from the Rio das Garças, upper Rio Araguaia basin, Brazil, with comments on the taxonomic limits of the genera Knodus and Bryconamericus (Teleostei: Characidae). Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 25 (1): 39-48.
  5. ^ Menezes, N.A., and M.M.F. Marinho (2019). A New Species of Knodus Eigenmann (Characiformes: Characidae: Stevardiinae) with Comments on Nuptial Tubercles and Gill Gland in Characiform Fishes. PLoS ONE 14(7): e0217915. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0217915