New species Swiss Made

The annual list of species described by researchers working in Switzerland

The SSS presents the list of new species, plants or animals (including fossils), recently described by reseachers working in Switzerland.

If you wish to contribute, send your publication and a picture of the organism to swisssystematics@yahoo.com.

Click below for previous years:

2015 = 104 new species

2016 = 202 new species


2017 (138 new species)

Electrogena brulini
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Electrogena brulini
Electrogena brulini

1 mayfly from Southern Europe

Publication: Electrogena brulini sp. nov. and E. vipavensis Zurwerra & Tomka, 1986 syn. nov. revealed by integrative taxonomy of E. gridellii (Grandi, 1953) (Ephemeroptera: Heptageniidae).

Authors: Andre Wagner, Laurent Vuataz & Michel Sartori

Museum of Zoology, Lausanne, Switzerland

Crassabwa ludmilae
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Crassabwa ludmilae
Crassabwa ludmilae

2 mayflies from tropical Africa

Publication: Redescription of the Afrotropical genus Crassabwa Lugo-Ortiz & McCafferty 1996 (Ephemeroptera: Baetidae: Protopatellata).

Authors: Nikita J. Kluge, Jean-Luc Gattoliat & Frederico F. Salles

Museum of Zoology & University of Lausanne, Switzerland; Saint Petersburg State University, Russia; Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo, Brazil.

Indocloeon spathasetis
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Indocloeon spathasetis
Indocloeon spathasetis

2 mayflies from South-East Asia

Publication: New species of Indocloeon Müller-Liebenau from South-East Asia (Ephemeroptera, Baetidae).

Authors: Thomas Kaltenbach & Jean-Luc Gattolliat

Museum of Zoology & University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Polydrusus (Conocetus) crinipes
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Polydrusus (Conocetus) crinipes
Polydrusus (Conocetus) crinipes

2 beetles from Greece and Israel

Publication: A review of Conocetus Desbrochers des Loges, 1875, subgenus of Polydrusus Germar, 1817 (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae).

Authors: Christoph Germann

Naturmuseum Solothurn & Naturhistorisches Museum der Burgergemeinde Bern, Switzerland

Cassistrellus yokdonensis
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Cassistrellus yokdonensis
Cassistrellus yokdonensis

1 bat from Vietnam

Publication: A new genus and species of vespertilionid bat from the Indomalayan Region.

Authors: Manuel Ruedi, Judith L. Eger, Burton K. Lim, & Gábor Csorba

Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Royal Ontario Museum, Canada; Hungarian Natural History Museum, Hungaria

Hercostomus tonguci
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Hercostomus tonguci
Hercostomus tonguci

1 fly from Turkey

Publication: West Palaearctic species of the Hercostomus species-group III (Diptera, Dolichopodidae), with description of a new species from Turkey.

Authors: Stefan Naglis & Oleg P. Negrobov

University of Zurich, Switzerland & Voronezh State University, Russia

1 fly from Croatia

Publication: A new species of Systenus Loew (Diptera, Dolichopodidae) from Croatia.

Author: Stefan Naglis

University of Zurich, Switzerland

Trilophidius gemmatus
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Trilophidius gemmatus
Trilophidius gemmatus

1 beetle from Bhutan

Publication: Trilophidius gemmatus sp. n., a new species from Bhutan, with an updated identification key to the Asian species (Coleoptera, Carabidae, Scaritinae).

Author: Michael Balkenohl

Bonstetten, Switzerland

Trioza_tripodanthi
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Trioza_tripodanthi
Trioza_tripodanthi

4 jumping plant-lice from the Neotropics

Publication: Four new neotropical Trioza species associated with Loranthaceae (Santalales) and comments on mistletoe inhabiting psyllids (Hemiptera, Psylloidea).

Authors: Daniel Burckhardt, Fiorella Díaz, Dalva L. Queiroz

Naturhistorisches Museum Basel, Switzerland; Universidad Nacional de San Antonio Abad del Cusco, Peru; Embrapa Florestas, Colombo, Brazil.


Scaphisoma telnovi
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Scaphisoma telnovi
Scaphisoma telnovi

1 beetle from New Guinea

Publication: New species of Scaphisoma Leach, 1815 from New Guinea and a new replacement name (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Scaphidiinae).

Authors: Ivan Löbl & Ryo Ogawa

Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Kobe University, Japan

Toxidium cavicola
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Toxidium cavicola
Toxidium cavicola

1 beetle from Madagascar

Publication: Toxidium cavicola sp. nov., a new cave dwelling Malagasy Scaphidiinae (Coleoptera: Xtaphylinidae).

Authors: Ivan Löbl & Arnaud Faille

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Institute of Evolutionary Biology, Barcelona, Spain

6 beetles from Sri Lanka and New Guinea

Publications: On the Batraxis species of Sri Lanka and the identity of Maya uzeli Blattny (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae). New species and records of Scaphobaeocera CSIKI from New Guinea (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Scaphidiinae).

Author: Ivan Löbl

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland

Cortaderia echinata
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Cortaderia echinata
Cortaderia echinata

1 grass from Peru

Publication: Synoptic taxonomy of Cortaderia Stapf (Danthonioideae, Poaceae).

Authors: Daniel Testoni & H. Peter Linder

University of Zurich, Switzerland; Universidad Nacional del Sur, Argentina

Pongo tapanuliensis
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Pongo tapanuliensis
Pongo tapanuliensis

1 orangutan from Borneo

Publication: Morphometric, Behavioral, and Genomic Evidence for a New Orangutan Species.

Authors: Alexander Nater, Maja P. Mattle-Greminger, David A. Marques, Michael Krützen & 33 collaborators

University of Zurich & University of Bern, Switzerland; and 33 other institutions

Nebria numburica
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Nebria numburica
Nebria numburica

13 beetles from the Himalaya and Tibet

Publication: Notes on the Nebria subgenus Epinebriola K. Daniel, 1904 with the description of Barbonebriola subgen. nov. and 13 new species from the Himalaya-Tibet orogen (Coleoptera, Carabidae, Nebriini).

Authors: Charles Huber & Joachim Schmidt

Naturhistorisches Museum der Burgergemeinde Bern, Switzerland; University of Rostock, Germany

Sclerotinia cirsii-spinosissimi
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Sclerotinia cirsii-spinosissimi
Sclerotinia cirsii-spinosissimi

1 fungus from Switzerland

Publication: Sclerotinia cirsii-spinosissimi, a new species from the Alps.

Authors: Beatrice Senn-Irlet & Martina Peter

Swiss Federal Research Institute, Birmensdorf, Switzerland

Acuaria europaea
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Acuaria europaea
Acuaria europaea

1 nematode parasite from Europe

Publication: Description of Acuaria europaea n. sp. (Spirurida: Acuariidae) from Dendrocopos syriacus (Hemprich & Ehrenberg) and Oriolus oriolus (L.) (Aves) in Europe, with results of re-examination of related European species of Acuaria Bremser, 1811.

Authors: Yasen Mutafchiev, Jean Mariaux & Boyko B. Georgiev

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria.

Russelliana_melaina
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Russelliana_melaina
Russelliana_melaina

24 jumping plant-lice from the Neotropics

Publication: Systematics, biogeography and host-plant relationships of the Neotropical jumping plant-louse genus Russelliana (Hemiptera: Psylloidea).

Authors: Liliya Serbina & Daniel Burckhardt

Naturhistorisches Museum & Universität Basel, Switzerland

Hirsutopes pajnii
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Hirsutopes pajnii
Hirsutopes pajnii

1 beetle from the Andaman Islands

Publication: On the genus Hirsutopes Pajni, 1990, (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Entiminae), with the description of a new species.

Author: Christoph Germann

Naturmuseum Solothurn & Naturhistorisches Museum der Burgergemeinde Bern, Switzerland

Craspedolepta yongjungi
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Craspedolepta yongjungi
Craspedolepta yongjungi

3 jumping plant-lice from South Korea

Publication: On the taxonomy of Korean jumping plant-lice (Hemiptera: Psylloidea).

Authors: Geonho Cho, Daniel Burckhardt & Seunghwan Lee

Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel, Switzerland; Seoul National University

Tainarys nigricornis
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Tainarys nigricornis
Tainarys nigricornis

8 jumping plant-lice from South America

Publication: The jumping plant-lice of the Neotropical genus Tainarys (Hemiptera: Psylloidea) associated with Anacardiaceae.

Authors: Daniel Burckhardt & Dalva L. Queiroz

Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel, Switzerland; Colombo, Brazil

Nematanthus exsertus
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Nematanthus exsertus
Nematanthus exsertus

1 epiphyt Gesneriaceae from Brazil

Publication: Description and phylogenetic position of a new species of Nematanthus (Gesneriaceae) from Bahia, Brazil.

Authors: Alain Chautems & Mathieu Perret

Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques, Geneva, Switzerland

Craspedolepta merzi
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Craspedolepta merzi
Craspedolepta merzi

3 jumping plant-lice from Israel

Publication: The Psylloidea (Hemiptera) of Israel.

Authors: Malkie Spodek, Daniel Burckhardt & Amnon Freidberg

Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel, Switzerland; Tel Aviv University, Israel

niphargids
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niphargids
niphargids

3 niphargids from Switzerland

Publication: Taxonomic, phylogenetic and ecological diversity of Niphargus (Amphipoda: Crustacea) in the Hölloch cave system (Switzerland).

Authors: Cene Fišer, Marjeta Konec, Roman Alther, Vid Švara, & Florian Altermatt

Eawag, Dübendorf, & University of Zurich, Switzerland; University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Foreyia maxkuhni
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Foreyia maxkuhni
Foreyia maxkuhni

1 coelacanth from Switzerland

Publication: Heterochronic evolution explains novel body shape in a Triassic coelacanth from Switzerland.

Authors: Lionel Cavin, Bastien Mennecart, Christian Obrist, Loïc Costeur & Heinz Furrer

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Naturhistorisches Museum Basel, & Paläontologisches Institut und Museum der Universität Zürich, Switzerland.

Note: the illustration of this fossil fish was made by the artist Alain Bénéteau


Neotima galeai
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Neotima galeai
Neotima galeai

1 hydroid from Abu Dhabi

Publication: Systematic notes on some leptomedusa species with a description of Neotima galeai n. spec. (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria).

Author: Peter Schuchert

Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland

Liphistius indra
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Liphistius indra
Liphistius indra

4 spiders from Malaysia

Publication: A revision of the trapdoor spider genus Liphistius (Mesothelae: Liphistiidae) in peninsular Malaysia; part 1.

Author: Peter J. Schwendinger

Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland

Goezeella mariae
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Goezeella mariae
Goezeella mariae

1 tapeworm from Brazil

Publication: Reappraisal of Goezeella Fuhrmann, 1916 (Cestoda: Proteocephalidae), parasites of Neotropical catfi shes (Siluriformes), with description of a new species from Pimelodella cristata (Heptapteridae).

Authors: Philippe V. Alves, Alain de Chambrier, José L. Luque & Tomáš Scholz

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic

Carassius praecipuus
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Carassius praecipuus
Carassius praecipuus

1 goldfish from Laos

Publication: Carassius praecipuus, a dwarf new species of goldfi sh from the Mekong drainage in central Laos (Teleostei: Cyprinidae).

Author: Maurice Kottelat

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland (corresponding member) & Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, Singapore

Afroedura gorongosa
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Afroedura gorongosa
Afroedura gorongosa

1 gecko from Mozambique

Publication: Description of a new flat gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae: Afroedura) from Mount Gorongosa, Mozambique.

Authors: William R. Branch, Jennifer A. Guyton, Andreas Schmitz, Michael F. Barej, Piotr Naskrecki, Harith Farooq, Luke Verburgt & Mark-Oliver Rödel

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Port Elizabeth Museum, South Africa and 10 other institutions

Mesalina saudiarabica
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Mesalina saudiarabica
Mesalina saudiarabica

1 lizard from Saudi Arabia

Publication: Cutting the Gordian Knot: Phylogenetic and ecological diversification of the Mesalina brevirostris species complex (Squamata, Lacertidae).

Authors: Jiří Šmíd, Jiří Moravec, Václav Gvoždík, Jan Štundl, Daniel Frynta, Petros Lymberakis, Paschalia Kapli, Thomas Wilms, Andreas Schmitz, Mohammed Shobrak, Saeed Hosseinian Yousefkhani, Eskandar Rastegar-Pouyani, Aurora M. Castilla, Johannes Els, & Werner Mayer

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; National Museum, Prague, Czech Republic and 11 other institutions

Naja peroescobari
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Naja peroescobari
Naja peroescobari

1 cobra from Sao Tome Island

Publication: The “Cobra-preta” of São Tomé Island, Gulf of Guinea, is a new species of Naja Laurenti, 1768 (Squamata: Elapidae).

Authors: Luis M. P. Ceríaco, Mariana P. Marques, Andreas Schmitz & Aaron M. Bauer

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Villanova University, USA; Museu Nacional de História Natural e da Ciência, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

Note: thought to be an introduced species, it turns out to be a new species, endemic to the island.

Pseudocrenilabrus pyrrhocaudalis
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Pseudocrenilabrus pyrrhocaudalis
Pseudocrenilabrus pyrrhocaudalis

1 fish from the upper Congo River

Publication: A new species of Pseudocrenilabrus (Perciformes: Cichlidae) from Lake Mweru in the Upper Congo River System.

Authors: Cyprian Katongo, Ole Seehausen & Jos Snoeks

University of Bern & EAWAG, Switzerland; University of Zambia, Zambia; Royal Museum for Central Africa, Belgium.

Riggenbachiella amazonense
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Riggenbachiella amazonense
Riggenbachiella amazonense

1 tapeworm from the Neotropics

Publication: Untangling convoluted taxonomy of Chambriella Rego, Chubb & Pavanelli, 1999 (Cestoda: Proteocephalidae), with erection of Riggenbachiella n. g. and the description of a new species from pimelodid catfishes in the Neotropical Region.

Authors: Philippe Vieira Alves, Alain de Chambrier, Jose Luis Luque & Tomas Scholz

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic.

Note: The new genus name was given in honour of the late Emil E. Riggenbach, University of Basel, Switzerland, for his contribution to the systematics of proteocephalid cestodes at the end of the 19th Century.

Besleria iara
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Besleria iara
Besleria iara

1 shrub from the western Amazon

Publication: A new species of Besleria (Gesneriaceae) from the western Amazon rainforest.

Authors: Gabriel Emiliano Ferreira, Andréa Onofre de Araújo, Michael John Gilbert Hopkins & Alain Chautems

Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques, Geneva, Switzerland; Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia & Universidade Federal do ABC, Brazil.

Serrasalmimus-secans
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Serrasalmimus-secans
Serrasalmimus-secans

1 piranha-jawed pycnodont fish from Morocco

Publication: A unique Cretaceous–Paleogene lineage of piranha-jawed pycnodont fishes.

Authors: Romain Vullo, Lionel Cavin, Bouziane Khalloufi, Mbarek Amaghzaz, Nathalie Bardet, Nour-Eddine Jalil, Essaid Jourani, Fatima Khaldoune & Emmanuel Gheerbrant

Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Université de Rennes, Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, France; Khouribga, Morocco.

Note: fossil fish from the early Late Cretaceous

Toxidium cavicola
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Toxidium cavicola
Toxidium cavicola

1 rove beetle from Madagascar

Publication: Toxidium cavicola sp. nov., a New Cave Dwelling Malagasy Scaphidiinae (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae).

Authors: Ivan Löbl & Arnaud Faille

Muséum d’histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Institute of Evolutionary Biology, Spain.

Carinibus molestus
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Carinibus molestus
Carinibus molestus

5 fossil parasitoid wasps from North America


Publication: Ichneumonid parasitoid wasps from the Early Eocene Green River Formation: five new species and a revision of the known fauna (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae).

Authors: Tamara Spasojevic, Gavin R. Broad, Andrew M. R. Bennett & Seraina Klopfstein

Naturhistorisches Museum der Burgergemeinde Bern & University of Bern, Switzerland; Natural History Museum, UK; Canadian National Collection of Insects, Canada.

Protonemura jurassica
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Protonemura jurassica
Protonemura jurassica

1 stonefly from the Jura Mountains

Publication: A new species of Protonemura Kempny, 1898 (Plecoptera: Nemouridae) from the French and Swiss Jura Mountains.

Authors: Jean-Paul G. Reding, Audrey Bolard & Gilles Vinçon

Corcelles, Switzerland; Villers-Farlay & Grenoble, France.

Argyromys cicigei
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Argyromys cicigei
Argyromys cicigei

1 fossil rodent from Mongolia

Publication: A new species of Argyromys (Rodentia, Mammalia) from the oligocene of the valley of lakes (Mongolia): its importance for palaeobiogeographical homogeneity across Mongolia, China and Kazakhstan.

Authors: Paloma López-Guerrero, Olivier Maridet, Zhaoqun Zhang & GudrunDaxner-Höck

Jurassica Museum, Porrentruy, & University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland; Naturhistorisches Museum Wien, Austria; Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Beijing, China.

Amicromias yunakovi
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Amicromias yunakovi
Amicromias yunakovi

5 beetles from Greece

Publication: Five new species of Amicromias Reitter, 1912 from Greece (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae: Omiini).

Authors: Roman Borovec, George Kakiopoulos & Christoph Germann

Naturmuseum Solothurn & Naturhistorisches Museum der Burgergemeinde Bern, Switzerland; Research Institute of Agricultural Engineering, Czech Republic; Athens, Greece.

Squalius semae
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Squalius semae
Squalius semae

1 chub from Anatolia

Publication: Squalius semae, a new species of chub from the Euphrates River, Eastern Anatolia (Teleostei:Cyprinidae).

Author: Davut Turan, Maurice Kottelat & Esra Bayçelebi

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland (corresponding member) & Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, Singapore; Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University,Turkey.

Schistura titan
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Schistura titan
Schistura titan

10 loaches from Laos and Myanmar

Publications: Schistura epixenos, a new species of loach from the Nakai Plateau, Laos (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae). Schistura titan, a new species of loach from Dakchung Plateau, southern Laos (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae). Schistura systomos , a new species of loach from southern Laos (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae). Schistura colossa and S. klydonion, two new species of loaches from Bolaven Plateau, southern Laos (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae). Schistura indawgyiana, a new loach from Lake Indawgyi basin, Myanmar(Teleostei: Nemacheilidae). A new genus and three new species of nemacheilid loaches from northern Irrawaddy drainage, Myanmar (Teleostei: Cypriniformes). Vanmanenia orcicampus, a new species of loach from the Plain of Jars, Laos (Teleostei: Gastromyzontidae). Schistura thavonei, a new species of loach from northwestern Laos (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae).

Author: Maurice Kottelat

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland (corresponding member) & Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, Singapore.

Salmo munzuricus
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Salmo munzuricus
Salmo munzuricus

1 trout from Turkey

Publication: Salmo munzuricus, a new species of trout from the Euphrates River drainage, Turkey (Teleostei: Salmonidae).

Authors: Davut Turan, Maurice Kottelat and Cüneyt Kaya

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland (corresponding member) ; Recep Tayyip Erdogan University, Turkey; Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research, Singapore.

Glyptothorax forabilis
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Glyptothorax forabilis
Glyptothorax forabilis

2 catfishes from Laos

Publication: The Glyptothorax of the Bolaven Plateau, Laos (Teleostei: Sisoridae): new and endangered.

Authors: Heok Hee Ng & Maurice Kottelat

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland (corresponding member) &Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, Singapore.

Proteocephalus demshini
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Proteocephalus demshini
Proteocephalus demshini

2 tapeworms from Russia

Publication: Proteocephalid tapeworms (Cestoda: Onchoproteocephalidea) of loaches (Cobitoidea): Evidence for monophyly and high endemism of parasites in the Far East.

Authors: Tomáš Scholz, Alain de Chambrier, Takeshi Shimazu, Alexey Ermolenko & Andrea Waeschenbach

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic; Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia; Natural History Museum, UK; Nagano, Japan.

Note: This species lives in the intestine of freshwater fishes (loaches).

Cichlidocestus gillesi
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Cichlidocestus gillesi
Cichlidocestus gillesi

2 tapeworms from Costa Rica

Publication: A new genus and two new species of Proteocephalidean tapeworms (Cestoda) from cichlid fish (Perciformes: Cichlidae) in the neotropics.

Authors: Alain de Chambrier, Carlos Daniel Pinacho-Pinacho, Jesus Servando Hernández-Orts &Tomás Scholz

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Universidad Nacional Autonoma de México & Universidad de la Sierra Sur, México; Instituto de Biologı́a Marina y Pesquera Almirante Storni, Argentina; Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic.

Note: This species lives in the intestine of freshwater fishes.

Orientatractis brycini
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Orientatractis brycini
Orientatractis brycini

1 nematode parasite from Gabon

Publication: Orientatractis brycini sp. nov. (Nematoda: Atractidae) from characiform freshwater fishes in Gabon, Africa.

Authors: David González-Solís & Jean Mariaux

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland, El Colegio de la Frontera Sur, Mexico & Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic.

Note: This species lives in the intestine of freshwater fishes.

Tylonycteris_tonkinensis
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Tylonycteris_tonkinensis
Tylonycteris_tonkinensis

1 bamboo bat from Indochina

Publication: Comparative phylogeography of bamboo bats of the genus Tylonycteris (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) in Southeast Asia.

Authors: Vuong Tan Tu, Gábor Csorba, Manuel Ruedi, Neil M. Furey, Nguyen Truong Son, Vu Dinh Thong, Céline Bonillo & Alexandre Hassanin

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland; Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam; Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Paris, France; Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest, Hungary; Fauna & Flora International, Cambodia Programme, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Otiorhynchus gultekini
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Otiorhynchus gultekini
Otiorhynchus gultekini

2 beetles from Anatolia

Publication: Two new species of Otiorhynchus Germar, 1822 (Tecutinus Reitter, 1912) from south-western Anatolia (Coleoptera, Curculionidae: Entiminae).

Author: Christoph Germann

Naturmuseum Solothurn & Naturhistorisches Museum der Burgergemeinde Bern, Switzerland.

5 mites from Spain and Morocco

Publication: New and rare species of Holoparasitus Oudemans, 1936 (Acari, Gamasida, Parasitidae) from the Athias-Henriot Collection.

Author: Ilinca Juvara-Bals

Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland.

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Foreyia maxkuhni

A 240 million years old bizarre fish, species of the year 2018 of the SSS

Foreyia maxkuhni is on display in the expositions of the Natural History Museum of the Grisons at Chur/Bündner Naturmuseum, Chur.

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