Cat-eLog Right Arrow Sisoridae Right Arrow Glyptosterninae Right Arrow The genus Myersglanis

Jump to next section Summary of Myersglanis
Pronouncedmy errs glah niss
IdentificationMyersglanis are small sized and greatly flattened sisorid fishes in which the dorsal profile rises steadily up to the base of the dorsal fin thereafter nearly straight.Head and anterior part greatly depressed and the tail compressed from side to side. Rayed dorsal fin inserted above half of pectoral fin,nearer to tip of snout than to the caudal base.No spine.Adipose fin long,low and confluent with the caudal.
SizeSmallest 73mm, largest 73mm, average 73mm, most commonly 73mm. All SL.
SpeciesThere are 2 "species" in the database
New spp. / time
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Jump to next section Distribution of selected Myersglanis species