Family Gastromyzontidae Fowler, 1950 – hillstream loaches

Family Gastromyzontidae Fowler, 1950 – hillstream loaches

The Family Gastromyzontidae includes 18 genera (Annamia, Beaufortia, Erromyzon, Formosania, Gastromyzon, Glaniopsis, Hypergastromyzon, Katibasia, Liniparhomaloptera, Neogastromyzon, Paraprotomyzon, Parhomaloptera, Plesiomyzon, Protomyzon, Pseudogastromyzon, Sewellia, Vanmanenia and Yaoshania

There are 18 genera and 132 species currently recognized: Annamia (2), Beaufortia (12), Erromyzon (5), Formosania (9), Gastromyzon (36), Glaniopsis (4), Hypergastromyzon (2), Katibasia (1), Liniparhomaloptera (4), Neogastromyzon (6), Paraprotomyzon (4), Parhomaloptera (1), Plesiomyzon (1), Protomyzon (4), Pseudogastromyzon (10), Sewellia (14), Vanmanenia (16) and Yaoshania (1)

Images: the images are sorted according to genus.  I was unable to find a suitable image for the genus Katibasia

GENUS Annamia

GENUS Beaufortia

GENUS Erromyzon

GENUS Formosania

GENUS Gastromyzon

GENUS Glaniopsis

GENUS Hypergastromyzon

GENUS Liniparhomaloptera

GENUS Neogastromyzon

GENUS Paraprotomyzon

GENUS Parhomaloptera

GENUS Plesiomyzon

GENUS Protomyzon

GENUS Pseudogastromyzon

GENUS Sewellia

GENUS Vanmanenia

GENUS Yaoshania

 

Gastromyzontidae PDF - Full Classification

Family Gastromyzontidae hillstream loaches

Overview

 

Distributions and Habitats

Family Gastromyzontidae