Cat-eLog Right Arrow Clariidae Right Arrow The genus Horaglanis

 
Jump to next section Summary of Horaglanis
Pronounced ho raa glan is
Etymology Horaglanis: Named after SL Hora, the Indian ichthyologist; the suffix -glanis is Greek for catfish and is often used in generic names of catfishes.
Identification Members of the genus Horaglanis are blind catfishes that inhabit wells and sub-terrenanean channels in the state of Kerala in India.
Sexing In ventral view especially, females are much broader in the body than males of equal age and rearing practices.
Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Size Smallest 31mm, largest 40mm, average 35mm, most commonly 40mm. All SL.
Species There are 3 "species" in the database
New spp. / time
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