Cat-eLog Right Arrow Sisoridae Right Arrow Sisorinae Right Arrow The genus Creteuchiloglanis

 
Jump to next section Summary of Creteuchiloglanis
Etymology Formed from the Latin prefix cret-, meaning to separate/distinguish, in combination with the generic name Euchiloglanis, alluding to features shared with, as well as distinguishing from, Euchiloglanis and Pareuchiloglanis. Gender masculine.
Identification Creteuchiloglanis is distributed in the upper Mekong River (Lancang-Jiang) basin west to the Brahmaputra River basin and is distinguished from Pareuchiloglanis by a unique combination of characteristics involving the form of the connection of the lower lip to the maxillary barbel, premaxillary tooth patches, and the morphology of the dilator, operculi, sternohyoideus, and adductor pelvicalis superficialis muscles.
Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Size Smallest 120mm, largest 176mm, average 148mm, most commonly 176mm. All SL.
Species There are 9 "species" in the database
New spp. / time
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