Siniperca

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Siniperca
Siniperca scherzeriBMNHM.jpg
Leopard mandarin fish (S. scherzeri)
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Siniperca

Type species
Perca chuatsi
Basilewsky, 1855
Synonyms
  • Plectroperca W. K. H. Peters, 1864
  • Actenolepis Dybowski, 1872
  • Coreosiniperca P. W. Fang & L. T. Chong, 1932
  • Acroperca G. S. Myers, 1933

Siniperca is a genus of temperate perches native to freshwater habitats in East Asia and northern Vietnam, but the majority of the species are entirely or largely restricted to China.[1]

Species[edit]

The currently recognized species in this genus are:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2014). Species of Siniperca in FishBase. February 2014 version.
  2. ^ Song, S., Zhao, J. & Li, C. (2017): Species delimitation and phylogenetic reconstruction of the sinipercids (Perciformes: Sinipercidae) based on target enrichment of thousands of nuclear coding sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 111: 44-55.

External links[edit]

  • "Siniperca Gill, 1862". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 8 February 2011.
  • "Siniperca". National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).