Aborichthys is a genus of stone loaches found in streams of India with one species also found in Myanmar.[1]


There are currently eight recognized species in this genus:[2][3][4]


  1. ^ Kottelat, M. (2012): Conspectus cobitidum: an inventory of the loaches of the world (Teleostei: Cypriniformes: Cobitoidei). The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Suppl. No. 26: 1-199.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). Species of Aborichthys in FishBase. August 2013 version.
  3. ^ a b Kosygin, L. (2012): Aborichthys waikhomi, a new species of fish (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae) from Arunachal Pradesh, India. Records of the zoological Survey of India, 112 (1): 49-55.
  4. ^ a b c Arunachalam, M., Raja, M., Malaiammal, P. & Mayden, R.L. (2014): New species of Aborichthys (Cypriniformes: Balitoridae) from Arunachal Pradesh, India. Species, 7 (18): 33-47.

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