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kanei
Dedicated to Mr. Kane Grant.
katangae From Katanga, in the Congo region.
kelsorum For the Winemiller Aquatic Ecology Lab which facilitated important ichthyological discoveries, including this new species
khartoumensis
From Khartoum in the Sudan, North East Africa.
kinja "True people", self-designation of the indigenous Waimiri-Atroari, who survived three genocidal attempts.
kishinouyei The name of this new species (Euchiloglanis kishinouyei) is for the memory of the late Dr. Kishinouye, director of this expedition (1927-29). He died after he had collected this fish.
knaacki Named (Corydoras knaacki) for the late Dr. Joachim Knaack (2 January 1933 – 5 December 2012), German physician and biologist. He was an amateur ichthyologist and aquarist who devoted more than 60 years of his life for the study of South American catfishes, especially Corydoras.
knerii In honour of Dr. Rudolf Kner, the Austrian ichthyoligist.
koladynensis Named after Koladyne River, Mizoram, India, its type locality.
kronei Dedicated to Mr.Ricardo Krone.
krugi Named for Luiz Krug, professional tourist guide based in the city of Lençóis, in the Chapada Diamantina area, who called our attention of the existence of this new catfish and helped to collect its type series, and for his efforts dedicated to its conservation.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 






 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 













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