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Rab, P.; Machordom, A., Rábová, M. & I. Doadrio. 2000: Karyotype of African bariliine fish Raiamas steindachneri (Osteichthyes, Cyprinidae). Folia Zoologica  49(1): 75- 80.

Ráb, P., M. Rábová, J. Bohlen & S. Lusk 2000: Genetic differentiation of the two hybrid diploid-polyploid complexes of loaches, genus Cobitis (Cobitidae), involving C. taenia, C. elongatoides and C. spp. in the Czech Republic. Karyotypes and cytogenetic diversity. Folia Zoologica 49 Suppl. 1: 55-66.

Rainboth, W.J. & M. Kottelat. 1987. Rasbora spilocerca, a new cyprinid fish from the Mekong River. Copeia 1987 (2): 417-423, 2 figs.

Raley, M.E. and R.M. Wood.  2001.  Molecular systematics of the Notropis dorsalis species group (Actinopterygei:  Cyprinidae).  Copeia.  2001(3):  638-645.

Reig, S.; Doadrio, I. & A. N. Mironovsky. 1998: Phenotypic plasticity or species flock geometric analysis of size and shape variation in Barbels from Lake Tana (Ethiopia). Folia Zoologica (1): 35-51.

Ritterbusch, D. & J. Bohlen 2000: On the ecology of spined loach in Lake Müggelsee. Folia Zoologica 49 Suppl. 1: 187-192.

Roberts, T. R. & M. Kottelat. 1984. Description and osteology of Thryssocypris, a new genus of anchovylike cyprinid fishes, based on two new species from southeast Asia. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 43 (11): 141-158, 19 figs.

Roberts, T. R. & M. Kottelat. 1993. Revision of the Southeast Asian freshwater fish family Gyrinocheilidae. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters 4 (4): 375-383, 4 figs.

Rosati, Ted C., Jeffrey R. Johansen, and Miles M. Coburn. 2003. Cyprinid fishes as samplers of benthic diatom communities in freshwater streams of varying water quality. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 60(2) 2003:117-125.

Saitoh K. 1986. A preliminary note on chromosomes of F1 hybrid between middle and small races of the striated spined loach (Cobitis taenia striata). Ann Rep Biwako Bunkakan 4:62-65.

Saitoh K. 1989. Multiple sex chromosome system in a loach fish. Cytogenet Cell Genet 52:62-64.

Saitoh K. 1990. Reproductive and habitat isolation between two populations of the striated spined loach. Env Biol Fish 28:237-248.

Saitoh K. 1993. Smaller races and the large race of the striated spined loach are threatened. Jpn J Ichthyol 40:394-397.

Saitoh K. 2003. Mitotic and meiotic analyses of the 'large race' of Cobitis striata, a polyploid spined loach of hybrid origin. Folia Biol (Krakow) 51(Suppl):101-105.

Saitoh K, and Aizawa H. 1987. Local differentiation within the striated spined loach (the striata type of Cobitis taenia complex). Jpn J Ichthyol 34:334-345.

Saitoh K, Fujikawa H, Nagata Y. 1988. Akahiretabira, Acheilognathus tabira subsp.(a) collected in Ohara River, Ohda, Shimane Prefecture, Japan. Bull Biogeogr Soc Jpn 43:57-60.

Saitoh K, Katano O, Koizumi A. 1988. Movement and spawning of several freshwater fishes in temporary waters around paddy fields. Jpn J Ecol 38:35-47.

Saitoh K, Kobayashi T, Ueshima R, Numachi K. 2000. Analyses of mitochondrial and satellite DNAs on spined loaches of the genus Cobitis from Japan have revealed relationships among populations of three diploid-tetraploid complexes. Folia Zool 49(S1):9-16.

Saitoh, K., M. Miya, J. G. Inoue, N. B. Ishiguro and M. Nishida.  2003.  Mitochondrial genomics of ostariophysan fish: Perspectives on phylogeny and biogeography.  Journal of Molecular Evolution, 56 (4): 464–472.

Saitoh K, Takai A, Ojima Y. 1984. Chromosomal study on the three local races of the striated spined loach (Cobitis taenia striata). Proc Jpn Acad 60B:187-190.

Saitoh K, Ueda T, Arai R, Wu H-L, Jeon S-R. 2000. Highly repetitive elements from Chinese bitterlings (genus Rhodeus, Cyprinidae). Gene Genet Syst 75:349-355.

Sanjur, O., Carmona, J. A., & I. Doadrio 2003: Evolutionary and biogeographycal patterns within Iberian populations of the genus Squalius inferred from molecular data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 29: 20- 30.

Schönhuth, S., Sostoa, A., Martínez, E & I. Doadrio. 2001: South Mexican minnows of the genus Notropis (Osteichthyes, Cyprinidae): Genetic variation, phylogenetic relationships and biogeographical implications. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 29: 359- 377.

Sellman, S.M., Johansen, J.R and M.M. Coburn. 2002. Using fish to sample diatom composition in streams: are gut contents represetative of natural substrates? 16th Int. Diatom Sym. Athens & Aegean Islands Proc. 2001. Pp. 529-536.

Shönhuth, S. & I. Doadrio 2003: Phylogenetic relationships and biogeographical patterns of the Southern American minnows of the genus Notropis (Actinopterygii, Cyprinidae) and related genera. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 80 (2): 323- 337.

Simons, A.M. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships of the genus Erimystax (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae) based on the cytochrome b gene. Copeia 2004: 350-355.

Simons, A.M., and R.L. Mayden. 1997. The phylogenetic relationships of the Creek Chubs and Spinefins: An enigmatic group of North American cyprinid fishes (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae). Cladistics 13:187-205.

Simons, A.M., and R.L. Mayden. 1998. Phylogenetic relationships of the western North American phoxinins (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae) as inferred from mitochondrial 12S and 16S ribosomal RNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 9:308-329.

Simons, A. M. and R. L. Mayden.  1999.  Phylogenetic relationships of North American cyprinids and assessment of homology of the open posterior myodome.  Copeia 1999:13-21.

Simons, A.M., P.B. Berendzen, and R.L. Mayden. 2003. Molecular systematics of North American phoxinin genera (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae) inferred from mitochondrial 12S and 16S ribosomal RNA sequences. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 139:63-80.

Simons, A.M., K.E. Knott, and R.L. Mayden. 2000.  Assessment of Monophyly of the minnow genus Pteronotropis (Teleostei: Cyprinidae). Copeia 2000:1068-1075.

Slechtová, V., V. Lusková, V. Slechta, S. Lusk, K. Halacka & J. Bohlen 2000: Genetic differentiation of two diploid-polyploid complexes of spined loach, genus Cobitis (Cobitidae), in Czech Republic, involving C. taenia, C. elongatoides and C. spp.. Allozyme interpopulation and interspecific differences. Folia Zoologica 49 Suppl. 1: 67-78.

Stauffer, J. R., Jr., C. H. Hocutt, and R. L. Mayden.  1997.  Pararhinichthys, a new monotypic genus of minnows (Teleostei: Cyprinidae) of hybrid origin from eastern North America.  Ichthyol. Explor. Freshwaters 7(4):327-336.

Stephens, C. M., and R. L. Mayden.  1998.  Description of agnostic and courtship behaviors of the tricolor shiner, Cyprinella trichroistia, and the Tallapoosa shiner, Cyprinella gibbsi, with recommendations for the conservation of the blue shiner, Cyprinella caerulea.  J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. 114(4):209-214.

Stephens, C. M., and R. L. Mayden.  1999.  Threatened fishes of the world: Cyprinella caerulea Jordan, 1877 (Cyprinidae). Environmental Biology of Fishes 55:264.

Suttkus, R.D. and H.L. Bart, Jr. 2002. A preliminary analysis of the river carpsucker, Carpiodes carpio, in the southern portion of its range. Pp. 209-221 In: L. Lozano (ed.) Libro Jubilar en Honor al Dr. Salvador Contreras Balderas, Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Monterrey, Mexico.

Vidthayanon, C. & M. Kottelat. 1990. Amblypharyngodon chulabhornae spec. nov., a new cyprinid fish from Thailand and Kampuchea. Natural History Bulletin of the Siam Society 38: 45-57, 6 figs.

Vidthayanon, C. & M. Kottelat. 1995. First record of Abbottina rivularis (Cyprinidae: Gobioninae) from the Mekong basin. Japanese Journal of Ichthyology 41 (4): 463-465, 3 figs.

Vidthayanon, C. & M. Kottelat. 2003. Three new species of fishes from Tham Phra Wang Daeng and Tham Phra Sai Ngam caves in northern Thailand (Teleostei: Cyprinidae and Balitoridae). Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters 14 (2): 159-174, 8 figs.

Warren, M.L., Jr., B.M. Burr, S.J. Walsh, H.L. Bart, Jr., R.C. Cashner, D.A. Etnier, B.J. Freeman, B.R. Kuhajda, R.L. Mayden, H.W. Robison, S.T. Ross, and W.C. Starnes. 2000. Diversity, distribution, and conservation status of the native freshwater fishes of the southern United States. Fisheries. 25:7-31.

Wiley, E. O., and R. L. Mayden.  1985.  Species and speciation in phylogenetic systematics, with examples from the North American fish fauna.  Annals  Missouri Bot. Gard. 72:596-635.

Wiley, E. O., and R. L. Mayden.  2000.  The evolutionary species concept, p. 70-89.  In: Species Concepts and Phylogenetic Theory: A Debate (Q. D. Wheeler and R. Meier, eds.)  Columbia University Press, New York, New York.

Wiley, E. O., and R. L. Mayden.  2000.  Comments on Alternative species concepts, p. 146-158.  In: Species Concepts and Phylogenetic Theory: A Debate (Q. D. Wheeler and R. Meier, eds.)  Columbia University Press, New York, New York.

Wiley, E. O., and R. L. Mayden.  2000.  A reply to our critics, p. 198-208.  In: Species Concepts and Phylogenetic Theory: A Debate (Q. D. Wheeler and R. Meier, eds.)  Columbia University Press, New York, New York.

Wood, R.M., and R.L. Mayden.  1992.  Systematics, evolution, and biogeography of Notropis chlorocephalus and N. lutipinnis.  Copeia 1992(1): 68-81.

Wood, R.M. and R.L. Mayden.  2002.  Speciation and anagenesis in the genus Cyprinella (Teleostei:  Cyprinidae):  A case study of Model III allopatric speciation. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries 12:253–271.

Wood, R.M., R.L. Mayden, R.H. Matson, B.R. Kuhajda, and S.R. Layman. 2002.  Systematics and biogeography of the Notropis rubellus species complex (Teleostei:  Cyprinidae). Bull. Alabama Mus. Nat. Hist.  22:41-84.

Xiao, W., Zhang, Y. and Liu, H. 2001. Molecular systematics of Xenocyprinae (Teleostei: Cyprinidae): taxonomy, biogeograpgy, and coevolution of a special group restricted in East Asia. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 18(2): 163-173.

Yang J., Chen Y. & M. Kottelat. 1995. Subspecific differentiation of Paracobitis variegatus with comments on its zoogeography. Zoological Research, Kunming 15 (suppl. [1994 (1995)]): 58-67, 3 figs.

Zardoya, R. & I. Doadrio. 1998: Phylogenetic relationships of Iberian cyprinids: systematic and biogeographical implications. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B: 1365-1372.

Zardoya, R & I. Doadrio. 1999: Molecular evidence on the evolutionary and biogeographical patterns of european cyprinids. Journal of Molecular Evolution  49: 227- 237.

Zardoya, R., Economidis, P. S. & I. Doadrio. 1999: Phylogenetic relationships of Greek Cyprinidae: Molecular evidence for the origin for at Least two Origins of the Greek cyprinid fauna. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution  13 (1): 122- 131.

Zhang (=Chang), M. M., J. J. Zhou (=Chow) and D. R. Qing. 1985. Tertiary fish fauna from coastal region of Bohai Sea. Memoirs of Institute of Vertebrate Palaeontology and Palaeoanthropology, Academia Sinica, 17:1-60. [In Chinese with English summary]

Zhou, J. J. 1990. The Cyprinidae fossil from middle Miocene of Shanwang Basin. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 28:95-127. [In Chinese with English summary]

Zhou, J. J. 1992. A new cobitid from the middle Miocene of Shanwang, Shangong. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 30:71-76. [In Chinese with English summary]

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