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Title: A new species of leaf fish, Nandus andrewi (Teleostei: Perciformes: Nandidae) from northeastern India
Authors: Ng, H.H. 
Jaafar, Z. 
Keywords: Freshwater fish
Ganges River drainage
Ichamati River
Percoidei
Issue Date: 25-Mar-2008
Citation: Ng, H.H.,Jaafar, Z. (2008-03-25). A new species of leaf fish, Nandus andrewi (Teleostei: Perciformes: Nandidae) from northeastern India. Zootaxa (1731) : 24-32. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: Nandus andrewi sp. nov. is described from the Ichamati River in northeastern India. It differs from all congeners in having a bluish white (vs. mottled brown) body in life, and a combination of the following characters: body depth 24.3-29.1% SL, pectoral fin length 15.1-18.5%, pelvic fin length 16.2-18.9% SL, eye diameter 18.3-21.7% HL, a dark spot on the caudal peduncle, and 45-52 lateral-line scales. A key to the species of Nandus is also provided. Copyright © 2008 Magnolia Press.
Source Title: Zootaxa
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/99889
ISSN: 11755326
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