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- López-Fernández, Hernán, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Molecular phylogenetics and evolution 2017 v.109 pp. 321-336
- Neotropics; Panaque; basins; catfish; diet; loci; mitochondria; monophyly; morphs; new genus; philopatry; species diversity; wood; Andes region; South America
- ... Approximately two-dozen species in three genera of the Neotropical suckermouth armored catfish family Loricariidae are the only described fishes known to specialize on diets consisting largely of wood. We conducted a molecular phylogenetic analysis of 10 described species and 14 undescribed species or morphotypes assigned to the wood-eating catfish genus Panaqolus, and four described species and t ...